MA PROGRAM

Second Language Acquisition (SLA)

Course Materials

PPT (weeks 1-7)

PPT (weeks 9-14)

Assigned books and chapters

Book 1

https://elt502ciu.wikispaces.com/file/view/Introducing+Second+Language+Acquisition.pdf

Book 2

https://blogs.umass.edu/moiry/files/2015/08/Gass.Second-Language-Acquisition.pdf

Book 3

https://mohammedaljohani.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/understanding-second-language-acquisition.pdf

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All articles presentation (individual and group) should be taken from the following journal:

Studies in Second Language Acquisition

https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/studies-in-second-language-acquisition

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A group of 4 students should select a chapter  to review and summarize. Chapters should be selected from  the followings:

1. The Critical Period Hypothesis- L1 related evidence         (group A)

2. The Critical Period Hypothesis- L2 related evidence         (group B)

Source: Language Acquisition: The Age Factor, David Singleton & Liza Ryan 2004

3. Bilingual Aphasia  (group C)

4. Implicit and explicit knowledge processes (group D)

Source: A neurolinguistic Theory of Bilingualism. Michel Paradis. (2004

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BA PROGRAM

Research Methods

Course Materials

http://www.sociology.kpi.ua/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Ranjit_Kumar-Research_Methodology_A_Step-by-Step_G.pdf

PPT

Assigned chapters

2-18

Only certain points in these chapters will be discussed as shown in the PPT.