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Linguistics and Language Education
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Degree(B.A.) In Sign Language Interpreting
Diploma in Sign Language Interpreting
Minor in Jamaican Language Public Service Interpreting
 
Ba degree options in Linguistics

Linguistics and Language Education

  •        Only 10 students per academic year will be accepted for this major.

     COMPULSORY COURSES:

 

   
Course Code
Course Title
L14A Introduction to Language and Linguistics
L10A Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology
L10B Introduction to Morphology and Syntax
L20A Phonology
L20B Syntax
L23A The Sociology of Language
L23B Socio-linguistics
L21A Language Acquisition
L24B The Structure of English
L32A Caribbean Dialectology
L32B Creole Linguistics
 


** Students must specialize in either PRIMARY EDUCATION or SECONDARY EDUCATION. Below is a listing of courses for each:

Secondary Language Education


 
Course Code
Course Title
ED21C The Teaching of Literature
ED21F The Language-use content of the Teaching of English
ED21G An Introduction to the Literature Content of English Teaching
ED21J Writing in the Secondary School
ED311 Teaching the Structure of English (6 credits)
ED30T Preparing for the Field
ED30U In the Field
ED30S Post - Field Report
   
Plus Any 3 of the following courses:
 
Course Code
Course Title
ED10T Introduction to Teaching and Learning
ED20T Developing Teaching Strategies
ED20M Introduction to Curriculum
ED271 Introduction to the Learner in Difficulty
ED30K Moral & Political Issues in Educational Policy
ED30D Educational Technology
ED20Y Integrating Computers in the Curriculum
   

Plus

E10A - An Introduction to Poetry
E10B - An introduction to Prose


 ** THIS IS A TOTAL OF 42 CREDITS**

Primary Language Education

 

 
Course Code
Course Title
ED10T Introduction to Teaching & Learning
ED20T Developing Teaching Strategies
ED26K Language, Learning & the Acquisition of Literacy
ED20D Child Development
ED21D Teaching the Language Arts in the Primary School
ED38H The Teaching of Art & Drama in the Primary School
ED31D Literature for Children in the Primary School
ED20M Introduction to Curriculum Studies
ED30T Preparing for the Field
ED30U In the Field
ED30S Post-Field Report
 
   

PLUS ONE of the following:

ED26E- Teacher Processes, Learner Processes
ED38K-The Teaching of Music and Dance in Primary School

 ** THIS IS A TOTAL OF 36 CREDITS**

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