School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

The School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies is part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and incorporates the Deaf Studies Research Unit, the English Language Institute and the New Zealand Dictionary Centre.

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Events

Jul25SeminarsTess Fitzpatrick
Date: 25 July 2014
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: MYLT101
Professor Tess Fitzpatrick, Cardiff University Read more
Jul30SeminarsPrue Holmes
Date: 30 July 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
Venue: MYLT102
Dr Prue Holmes, Durham University Read more
Aug1SeminarsLaurie Bauer
Date: 1 August 2014
Time: 4.00 pm
Venue: MYLT101
Emeritus Professor Laurie Bauer Read more

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News

12 June 2014 ELTO students learn from human rights experts
Asian officials learn from human rights experts Read more
12 June 2014 Bringing English to the jungle
Bringing English to the jungle. Read more
21 March 2014 Linguistics, Please
Dr Elizabeth Pearce writes to The Listener. Read more

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Anna Siyanova

Anna Siyanova - Lecturer

"It is estimated that over half of the world’s population speaks more than one language. This alone makes second language acquisition a fascinating topic of enquiry." Read more about Anna.

Keely Kidner

Keely Kidner - PhD student

"As a researcher, I want to contribute positively to the wider social debates that are so important at this time." Read more about Keely.

Mark Berry

Mark Berry - BA student and DEAF tutor

“What excites me about language teaching is that it creates a bridge between people and different cultures.” Watch Mark's video.

WRIT 151

Want to improve your academic writing in English skills?  Enrol now in WRIT 151 for Trimester Two 2014.

LALS 519

LALS is pleased to announce a new 15 point Special Topic Masters course on task-based language teaching LALS 519 to be offered in the second trimester of 2014.