Methods in Research on Bilingualism - an Overview (Second Cycle, 7.5 credits)
The course provides advanced knowledge of the main research questions, methods and results in bilingualism research and it seeks to provide the students with advanced knowledge of theory and methodology as well as insights into scientific ways of working in the field of bilingual research.
Bi- and multilingualism are discussed from three perspectives: society, the individual and the purely linguistic perspective. The main research questions, research methods and results are discussed for each of these perspectives. Current debates on bilingualism in society will be illuminated against this background.
- Instruction consists of lectures and seminars.
- Attendance of at least 60% of all teaching sessions ismandatory.
- The language of instruction is English.
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ScheduleThis is a preliminary schedule and is subject to continuous change. For this reason, we do not recommend print-outs. At the start of the course, your institution will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
Course literatureNote that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.