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Module GS-CVT-SoSc-E12a-M-7

Language Development (M, 4.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
GS-CVT-SoSc-E12a-M-7 Language Development 4.0 CP (120 h)
GS-CVT-SoSc-E12b-M-7 Language Development 5.0 CP (150 h)
Hint concerning Module GS-CVT-SoSc-E12a-M-7:
For CVT students 4 CPs can be obtained due to the higher need for self-study and a homework as additional study achievement. (Module Part #A)
Hint concerning Module GS-CVT-SoSc-E12b-M-7:
For CVT students 5 CPs can be obtained due to the higher need for self-study and a homework and an essay as additional study achievements. (Module Part #B)

Basedata

CP, Effort 4.0 CP = 120 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Module Manager
Lecturers
Area of study [SO-CSP] Cognitive Science and Psychology
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Notice

CVT students can choose to take Module Part #A for 4 CPs OR Module Part #B for 5 CPs.

Module Part #A (Obligation to choose, 4.0 LP)

For CVT students 4 CPs can be obtained due to the higher need for self-study and a homework as additional study achievement. (Module Part #A)
Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2S SO-12-26.1000-K-7
Language Development
WP 28 h 92 h
SL1
ja PL1 4.0 SuSe
  • About [SO-12-26.1000-K-7]: Title: "Language Development"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 92 h
  • About [SO-12-26.1000-K-7]: The study achievement must be obtained. It is a prerequisite for the examination for PL1 .

Module Part #B (Obligation to choose, 5.0 LP)

For CVT students 5 CPs can be obtained due to the higher need for self-study and a homework and an essay as additional study achievements. (Module Part #B)
Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Module-Part
Presence-Time /
Self-Study
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
2S SO-12-26.1000-K-7
Language Development
WP 28 h 122 h
SL2
ja PL1 5.0 SuSe
  • About [SO-12-26.1000-K-7]: Title: "Language Development"; Presence-Time: 28 h; Self-Study: 122 h
  • About [SO-12-26.1000-K-7]: The study achievement must be obtained. It is a prerequisite for the examination for PL1 .

Study achievement SL1

  • Verification of study performance: homework
  • Study achievement is a prerequisite for the examination.

Study achievement SL2

  • Verification of study performance: written elaboration
  • Study achievement is a prerequisite for the examination.
    The written elaboration includes a homework and an essay

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: presentation
  • Examination Frequency: irregular (by arrangement)
  • Examination number: 32811 ("Language Development (for CVT)")

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


Contents

  • Theories of language development
  • First and second language acquisition
  • Bilingualism
  • Language disorders
  • Relations between language development and cognitive development

Competencies / intended learning achievements

On successfully completing the module students will be able to,
  • present their knowledge of special topics from the field of language and (psycho)linguistics
  • apply the acquired understanding of sentence processing and language development, detect structural relations between elements in a sentence and classify syntactic properties and categories, and compare language and reading disorders
  • read and interpret scientific English literature in this field
  • summarize and compare research papers and highlight relevant information from these papers
  • debate scientific issues with peers or lecturers and thereby refer to complex concepts

Requirements for attendance (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance (formal)

None

References to Module / Module Number [GS-CVT-SoSc-E12a-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[GS-CVT-SoSc-E-MPOOL-6] Catalog Electives Social Sciences

References to Module / Module Number [GS-CVT-SoSc-E12b-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[GS-CVT-SoSc-E-MPOOL-6] Catalog Electives Social Sciences