2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

EDCI 62582 Linguistics for Teaching English Language Learners (ELL/ESOL)

Examines the nature of language through a study of pragmatics, semantics, syntax, morphology and phonology. Explores language variation as it is shaped by society and culture. The concepts of first and second language acquisition, the neurological foundations of language, and the evolution of writing systems are introduced. (S)