LT5458 - Computer-Assisted Language Learning

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

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

This course aims to present the theory and practice of computer-assisted language learning (CALL) systems.  Students will learn to design and evaluate these systems, as informed by second language acquisition research and natural language processing techniques. Design issues to be addressed include language error taxonomies, types of feedback, and learner models.

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

Assignments (written and/or oral): 30%
Term Project: 30%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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