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
1.0 credit at the 200+ level in LIN/JAL/JUP/PSL/PSY/COG
Exclusion
PSY315H5, PLIC24H3
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)