LT5418 - Second Language Pronunciation Acquisition: from Theory to Practice

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
LT5401 or CTL5401
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Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

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

This course aims to introduce and discuss major issues in the area of second language speech  learning including speech production and perception, along with techniques for incorporating  research into practical classroom instruction on pronunciation.

Students will learn to analyze data from a variety of languages and contexts, to synthesize research on the acquisition and development of speech and current pedagogy, and to develop their own principled problem-solving strategies and effective techniques for instruction of the spoken language.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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