This minor programme will not be accepting new students. Those who are interested in this minor programme are encouraged to declare for the Minor in Linguistics and Language Applications.
This interdisciplinary minor programme aims to broaden students' knowledge horizon, and enhance their intellectual ability through studying and exploring the issues connected with linguistics, psychology and applied linguistics. The programme is composed of two core and three elective courses. The two core courses equip students with a knowledge base about the structures and functions of language, and about psychological language processing and learning in the human mind. The elective courses cover a range of topics which allow students to develop their learning interests in psycholinguistics, first and second language acquisition, psycholinguistics of reading, and the psychology of language learning and teaching.
Upon successful completion of this Minor, students should be able to:
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Students who study the following majors are not allowed to choose this minor:
Major in Linguistics and Language Applications/ Linguistics and Language Technology or
Major in Language Studies (Linguistics and Language Technology stream).
|Course Code||Course Title||Level||Credit Units|
|1. Core Courses (6 credit units)|
|LT2204||Language and Mind||B2||3|
|2. Electives (9 credits)|
|LT3234||Language and Cognition||B3||3|
|LT4226||Second Language Acquisition||B4||3|
|LT4227||First Language Acquisition||B4||3|
|LT4254||Psycholinguistics of Reading||B4||3|
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