2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
ENG 660 - Principles of Educational Linguistics
An introduction to contemporary linguistics and how linguistic concepts are used in educational contexts. Major component areas of phonetics, phonology, morphology, semantics, syntax, pragmatics, language variation, and language acquisition will be examined. Pedagogical relevance and implications for teaching are an integral part of linguistic analysis. Offered fall semester. Serves as a prerequisite for ENG 662, ENG 664, ENG 665, and ENG 668. Students must receive a grade of C (not C-) or better to fulfill this prerequisite. Required of those seeking Michigan ESL endorsement.