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Specific Learning Difficulties in Second Language Learning and Teaching

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Time and place

Das PS Linguistics gehört in folgenden StudiengŠngen jeweils zu folgenden Modulen:

  • BA English and American Studies (neu): Zwischenmodul II Linguistics. (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: Zwischenmodul I: Thematisches Kombinationsmodul)

  • Lehramt Englisch an Gymnasien (neu): Zwischenmodul L-GYM Linguistics. (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: Basismodul Linguistics; Studienbeginn ab WS 2020/21: beide Basismodule Linguistics)

  • Lehramt Englisch an Grund-, Haupt- und Realschulen (neu): Seminarmodul L-UF Linguistics. (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: Elementarmodul Linguistics; Studienbeginn ab WS 2020/21: beide Elementarmodule Linguistics)



Content

The course focuses on four essential areas that are particularly relevant for language learners with SpLDs: the processes of SLA in general and the development of reading skills in particular, the effectiveness of pedagogical programs, and the assessment of students' language competence SpLDs and identifying SpLDs in another language. We will also discuss learners with SpLDs in their social and educational contexts during the course and elaborate on how the barriers in these contexts can affect their language learning processes. *Scheinerwerb:* Students are required to give a presentation and write a term paper at the end of the semester.

Additional information

Expected participants: 20