EDSL 351 (29048)

EDSL 351

Language Development and Assesment for Practitioners 


Serves as a general introduction to the study of language acquisition and assessment. Principles of typical and atypical first and second language acquisition will be examined. Students will read and explore how theoretical viewpoints and evidence-based practice influences their approach to acquisition and assessment of typical and atypical language development. Students will gain "explicit" knowledge in language assessment and analysis techniques of natural speech.

*This is a fully online course however, there is a mandatory, live chat component for one hour per week.*

Note: Matriculated students MUST register using their MyCsusm portal. 

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Course No: 29048
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: January 20, 2014
End Date: March 14, 2014
Begin Time: Online & Live Chat: Mon. 6-7pm
End Time: Online & Live Chat: Mon. 6-7pm
Meeting Days: Online & Live Chat: Mon. 6-7pm
Location: Online with Live Chat Component
Instructor: Lori Heisler
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.