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Undergraduate | LTU-LIN3CLD | 2024

Child Language Development

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Start dates
29 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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Child Language Development

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Analyse linguistic productions from a range of children and recognise features of development and stages of acquisition in short exercises
    2. Write a report discussing the acquisition of language in child language data, identifying particular features as evidence of analysis
    3. Explore issues in detail beyond that presented in the subject and prepare a piece of writing examining issues that affect successful acquisition in children.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 60 credit points of Level 2 subjects.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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