JLP315H1: Language Acquisition

Hours: 
36L

Infants’ abilities at birth, prelinguistic development, the first words, phonological, syntactic and semantic development. Social variables influencing language acquisition, bilingualism, models of development, language play. (Sponsored by the Departments of Linguistics and Psychology, but administered solely by the Dept. of Linguistics).

Prerequisite: 

One full course equivalent at the 200+-level in LIN/JAL/JUP/PSL/PSY/COG

Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)