Language and Culture Acquisition

Language and Culture Acquisition   [LING 3023]

  Course Dates: Sunday June 29, 2014 to Thursday July 10, 2014
  Faculty: Dr. Jonathan Kim
Course Description

This course provides a practical introduction to language and culture learning for linguists, missionaries, and professionals who find themselves in areas where no formal language instruction is available.  Students learn foundational principles of language acquisition and are exposed to a diverse range of language learning methodologies. Students exercise these methodologies in regular sessions where they meet with a speaker of a non-Indo-European language. Students learn how to plan their own language learning, tailoring strategies to their individual learning styles.
Prerequisites: 6 credit hours in LING.

This course will be held off-site at Jarvis Street Baptist Church.

2-Week Course
June 29 - July 10, 2014 
Sunday, June 29; 4:00 pm (Registration Opens)
Monday - Friday, June 30 - July 4; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday - Wednesday, July 7 - 9; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm 
Thursday, July 10; 8:30 am - 12:15 pm 

School: University College (UC)

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Course Status
This course is open for registration
This course is available as an Audit course

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