Second Language Acquisition: Theoretical and Practical Approaches, 7.5 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Spring 2023, 50%, Campus
Start date: 16 January 2023
End date: 26 March 2023
Application deadline: 17 October 2022
Application code: UU-05043 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.
Registration: 19 December 2022 – 15 January 2023
Entry requirements: 120 credits. 90 credits in a language subject.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,500
Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500
About the course
In this course, you acquire more advanced knowledge about both theory and method in second language acquisition (English). You critically assess new methods and learning strategies by giving oral presentations and writing a research paper. The course also includes an overview of recent research findings and methods. In the research paper, you practice the method of error analysis on a material drawn from a learner corpus of English.
Engelska parken, Thunbergsvägen 3 L
Box 527, 751 20 Uppsala
Telephone: 018-471 1247 018-471 1245
Telephone: +46 18 471 12 47