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PSYK3476 S.7.2.4. INTRODUCTION TO BILINGUALISM 3–5 op
Organised by
Psychology
Person in charge
Raymond Bertram
Preceding studies
Introductory studies in psychology (especially cognitive/neuropsychology) or psycholinguistics.

Learning outcomes

Show an understanding of major aspects of bilingualism at the individual level: definitions of bilingualism, neurocognition of bilingualism, becoming bilingual at early vs. later stage of development, psycholinguistic aspects of bilingualism, cognitive consequences of being bilingual. Show an understanding of the major bilingualism-related issues related to Finland, especially Finnish-Swedish bilingualism and acquisition/teaching of Finnish as the second language.

Contents

To give an introduction to the study of bilingualism from a cognitive, neural, and developmental perspective.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 18 h 0 h
Seminar 4 h 0 h

One can take either a 3 or a 5 study point package of the course (the longer one is obligatory for all students registered at the Åbo Akademi University). The 3 study point package includes 9 lectures coupled with discussion on given topics/tasks and an obligatory course book (François Grosjean & Ping Li (2012) The Psycholinguistics of Bilingualism. Wiley). In addition to the lectures and the course book, the 5 study point package includes a bilingualism-related experimental task that entails some data collection, analysis, and writing of a final report.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
Seminar
  • In English
Exercise(s)
  • In English

For the 3 study point package one must pass a written exam based on the lecture materials and the obligatory course book. In addition to this, the 5 study point package requires that one submits an acceptable report of the bilingualism-related experimental task.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4.-6. year spring.
The course is taught every second year (next time spring 2017).

Study materials

François Grosjean & Ping Li (2013) The Psycholinguistics of Bilingualism. Wiley.

Belongs to following study modules

Psykologian ja logopedian laitos
2018–2019
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Psykologian ja logopedian laitos