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Language and Linguistics

Language and Linguistics

Course Number: EDUC X432

3 units

Provides an introduction to the theories of the nature of language, and the process of language learning, with an emphasis on the developmental processes of non-native speakers of English.  Focus is on key concepts of:

  • phonetics
  • phonology
  • syntax
  • semantics
  • the psychological, sociocultural and educational factors affecting language acquisition and teaching

Additional topics may include language varieties, language change, and L1 V. L2 acquisition processes. Students will analyze course topics through collaborative discussion and in writing, culminating with a final project. This is a graduate-level class.

Available Sections

Starting Jun 26

181IEL103

Starting Jun 26
181IEL103

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Jun 20
$550 after Jun 20

Instructor

Reza Fiyouzat [ bio ]

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Reza Fiyouzat, M.A., Applied Linguistics and Bilingual Education, with special interest in Discourse Analysis, has been teaching English as a Second Language to international students in Japan, China, and the U.S. for more than 15 years. Mr. Fiyouzat has published many academic papers and essays in the field of ESL/EFL, and specializes in teaching integrated reading and writing.

Schedule:

Tue 5:00 pm-7:45 pm
Jun 26 - Sep 4, 2018

11 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Principles of Language Learning and Teaching,"

ISBN: 978-0-13-304194-1

Mandatory
"Linguistics for Everyone"

ISBN: 978-1-11-134438-2,

Starting Jun 25

181IEL113

Starting Jun 25
181IEL113

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Jun 19
$550 after Jun 19

Instructor

Stephanie LaQua [ bio ]

close [x] Stephanie M. LaQua, M.Ed., TESOL, Instructor, UCR Extension

Schedule:

Begins:
Jun 25 - Sep 7, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Principles of Language Learning and Teaching,"

ISBN: 978-0-13-304194-1

Mandatory
"Linguistics for Everyone"

ISBN: 978-1-11-134438-2,

Prerequisites

Students pursuing a TESOL Certificate must meet program entrance requirements. Advanced academic writing skills are recommended prior to taking this class.

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 181IEL103

Dates: Jun 26 - Sep 4, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm-7:45 pm

Instructor: Reza Fiyouzat

Textbook: Mandatory
"Principles of Language Learning and Teaching,"

ISBN: 978-0-13-304194-1 Mandatory
"Linguistics for Everyone"

ISBN: 978-1-11-134438-2,

Location: UCR Extension Center

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 181IEL113

Dates: Jun 25 - Sep 7, 2018

Instructor: Stephanie LaQua

Textbook: Mandatory
"Principles of Language Learning and Teaching,"

ISBN: 978-0-13-304194-1 Mandatory
"Linguistics for Everyone"

ISBN: 978-1-11-134438-2,

Location: Online Course

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