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Module Detailed Information for [EL3261]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 30 Mar 2018 04:27

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Module Title : Foundations in Applied Linguistics
Module Description : This module introduces students to some key topics in the field of applied linguistics (second language teaching and learning). Topics covered may include description of language use (discourse analysis), the core language skills (reading, writing, speaking, and listening), theoretical frameworks of task complexity and taskbased language teaching, and individual differences in language learning (language learning strategies, language learning styles, and motivation) and how such differences influence language performance. Students will reflect on implications of selected theories and research findings for language learning and teaching.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : EL1101E or GEK1011. Students should have a strong interest in reading about second language learning and teaching.
Preclusion : EL3880F
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0-4-3
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 2].

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