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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 Number 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 Number 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 SL1 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 SL2 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 of the module (informal)

None

Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)

None

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

Module-Pool Name
[GS-CVT-SoSc-2022-E-MPOOL-6] Catalog Electives Social Sciences 2022
[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-2022-E-MPOOL-6] Catalog Electives Social Sciences 2022
[GS-CVT-SoSc-E-MPOOL-6] Catalog Electives Social Sciences