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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 Oct 1

182EDT114

Starting Oct 1
182EDT114

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 25
$550 after Sep 25

Instructor

Stephanie LaQua [ bio ]

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

Schedule:

Begins:
Oct 1 - Dec 14, 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,

Starting Oct 2

182EDT103

Starting Oct 2
182EDT103

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 26
$550 after Sep 26

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-8:00 pm
Oct 2 - Nov 13, 2018

No mtg. Tues. Nov. 20

Tue 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Nov 27 - Dec 11, 2018

10 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,

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.: 182EDT114

Dates: Oct 1 - Dec 14, 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

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 182EDT103

Dates: Oct 2 - Nov 13, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

Dates: Nov 27 - Dec 11, 2018

Time: 5:00 pm-8:00 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

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