EN5465 - Second Language Acquisition

Offering Academic Unit
Department of English
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course identifies and describes the nature and process of second language acquisition (SLA). Students will apply the findings of SLA research in their teaching of English as a second language (TESL), and relate SLA knowledge to TESL practice, with the ultimate aim to generate effective curricular materials and teaching strategies, particularly in Asian contexts such as Hong Kong and the rest of China.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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