Course: Language Learning and Acquisition

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Course title Language Learning and Acquisition
Course code KAJ/4441
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Haase Christoph, Dr. Ph.D., M.A.
Course content
The subject deals with all periods of historical development of the English language.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The student is able to study the principles of language acquisition.
The student has solid grounds of knowledge in linguistics.
The student has completed the course of introductory subjects in linguistics.

Assessment methods and criteria
An active approach in class, a test and an exam.
Recommended literature
  • Hoff, E. Blackwell handbook of language development. Malden, 2009.
  • Jordens, P. Language aquisistion and the functional category system. Berlin, 2012.
  • Meisel, J. First and second language acquisition ; parallels and differences. Cambridge, 2011.
  • Tallerman, M. The Oxford handbook of language evolution. Oxford, 2012.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teaching English Language and Literature for Primary Schools (A14) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer