Course Title : Applied Linguistics
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
ELL 202-1 A 4 4 0 0 4.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description This course aims to introduce the basic concepts and the main subjects of applied to the students which will influence both on learning and English language teaching.
Objectives To supply the students with the necessary information about the most well-known methods of teaching, basic concepts of linguistics and also the contributions of the main linguists to this academic field.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Introduction to Applied Linguistics. Basic concepts
2Prescription vs Description language. Children` s language
3Languages in the contemporary world and the growth of English
4English language and lingua franca
5Methods of English language teaching
6Language and communication. Linguistics competence vs. communicative competence
7The influence of communicative competence
8Midterm Exam
9Context and culture. Discourse analysis. Pragmatics
10Translation, Culture and Context
11Language and persuasion. Literary stylistics
12Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA)
13Second language acquisition (SLA)
14Corpus Linguistics
15Evaluation
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work -
Computer Usage Presentations PPT
Other -
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Comprehending the concepts of applied linguistics
2Analyzing the theories of learning and teaching of a second language
3Being able to work on a project related to this field
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance120
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade50
Contribution of final examination to overall grade50
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14342
Assignments 060
Midterms 155
Final examination 188
Other 000
Total Work Load 119
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.76
ECTS 5

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