Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

LL323
Applied Linguistics
0.5 Credit

This course will investigate the major branches of applied linguistics: First and second language acquisition examine how humans acquire native and non-native languages; sociolinguistics and language variation explore
language usage and diversity in society and within multilingual and multicultural populations; psycholinguistics studies mental representations and processes of language comprehension and production; and neurolinguistics explores neurobiological aspects of language in the brain.

Additional Course Information
Exclusions
EN323.
Notes
3 lecture hours