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Language Acquisition in Multilingual Settings (LAMS)

12 months
Duration
1600 EUR/year
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About

The main objective of this Language Acquisition in Multilingual Settings (LAMS) programme from University of the Basque Country is to provide the students with a strong foundation in the process of acquiring second and successive languages ​​in a multilingual environment.

Overview

To this end, we equip the students with all the necessary theoretical and methodological tools so that they are able to identify the numerous factors related to language acquisition ​​from different theoretical perspectives: cognitive-interactionist, generative and sociocultural.

The programme

The students will carry out research with groups from the UPV/EHU, as well as from other national and international institutions. Furthermore, the students will be able to interact with internationally-renowned researchers who will be participating in the conferences and seminars, and delivering lectures during the Special Topics in SLA (Second Language Acquisition) courses.

 Language Acquisition in Multilingual Settings (LAMS) programme from University of the Basque Country also imparts knowledge required for applying research results to the teaching practicum in the field of foreign language teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Designing experiments and data transcription and codification
  • Early Language Acquisition in Monolingual and Bilingual Contexts
  • Instruction in L2 Sound Acquisition
  • Methods of Statistical Inference
  • Motivation and Language Attitudes in Multilingual Educational Contexts
  • Multilingual Education: Theoretical and Research Perspectives
  • Research Methods in Second Language Acquisition
  • Semantic Analysis and Didactics of Language
  • Social-Discursive Analysis and Didactics of Language
  • Special Topics in Language Acquisition
  • The acquisition of morphosyntax
  • The Acquisition of Phonetics
  • The acquisition of Pragmatics
  • Translating Creative Fiction in the Foreign Language Classroom

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Degrees

  • Teaching: Foreign Language Specialty
  • University Degree In Psychology
  • University Degree in Basque Philology
  • University Degree in Classical Philology
  • University Degree in Education
  • University Degree in English Philology
  • University Degree in French Philology
  • University Degree in Germanic Philology
  • University Degree in Hispanic Philology
  • University Degree in Lingüistics
  • University Degree in Philology
  • University Degree in Philosophy
  • University Degree in Translation & Interpreting
  • Other University Degrees or equivalent at the discretion of the Committe.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1600 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1600 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Bilbao

765 - 1250 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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