Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able:
• To recognize the basic fields of the field of Applied Linguistics with a focus on the acquisition and learning of a second and foreign language and on educational linguistics.
• To connect theory with practice and more specifically through applications in language education and in the acquisition / learning of Italian as an L2 in particular
• to set research goals and conduct literature review on issues in the field of applied linguistics.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Terminology-Scientific fields of Applied Linguistics. In the course there is a special reference in areas of applied linguistics with a focus on the acquisition and learning of a second and foreign language but also on educational linguistics. More specifically, fields / issues are studied such as: language education and second / foreign language teaching issues (teaching methods, curricula, teaching materials), language and educational needs analysis, bilingualism and linguistic diversity, sociolinguistic approaches and linguistic ideologies, language proficiency levels and different frameworks for language teaching and assessment, Council of Europe and ECML tools on language education policies, but also special issues such as second / foreign language for specific purposes, the language integration of refugees and immigrants but also the foreign languages in the special education.
All the above issues are examined through applied research in L2 in general and in Italian as C2 in particular.
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλίο : Διδάσκοντας δίγλωσσα παιδιά, Ασπασία Χατζηδάκη Λεπτομέρειες
Βιβλίο : ΓΛΩΣΣΑ, ΓΛΩΣΣΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΓΛΩΣΣΙΚΗ ΔΙΔΑΣΚΑΛΙΑ, Μήτσης Ναπολέων Λεπτομέρειες
Βιβλίο : 100 Βασικές έννοιες για τη γλωσσολογία, Γαβριηλίδου Ζωή,Μητσιάκη Μαρία, Φλιάτουρας Ασημάκης Λεπτομέρειες
Πρόσθετο Διδακτικό Υλικό:
Βιβλίο : The Palgrave Handbook of Applied Linguistics Research Methodology [electronic resource], Aek Phakiti / Peter De Costa / Luke Plonsky / Sue Starfield Λεπτομέρειες
Βιβλίο : Handbook of Educational Linguistics [electronic resource], Spolsky Λεπτομέρειες