Description
ACQUISITION OF VARIATION
Upon completion of this course, students will: understand how variationist theory accounts for second language acquisition (SLA); develop a knowledge of variationist theory in order to be able to evaluate critically empirical research; be able to write a successful academic abstract; present empirical articles and original projects with clarity and to create an academic handout; apply the theoretical and methodological concepts covered in class to an original final project, which includes the creation of an elicitation task; and, develop professionally.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
LING 1650
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Linguistics
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: LING 1000 and (LING 1578 or 1579 or 1773 or 1777 or 1873 or 1877 or 1878 or 1879)
Typically Offered
Fall