FRE388H1: Bilingualism and second language acquisition of French

Hours: 
24L

An overview of the cognitive aspects of bilingualism and language acquisition among early and late bilingual French speakers. Topics will include psycholinguistic processing and representation in the multilingual mind; the role and analysis of input in second language acquisition; patterns of interlanguage grammatical development; the nature and sources of intra and interlearner variation; and the effect of instruction on learning.

Prerequisite: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)