School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

LALS-522 – Teaching and Learning Vocabulary

Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Linguistics & Applied LanguageRestrictions:LALS 508

A study of vocabulary in language learning and teaching, including questions regarding selection, factors that influence incidental acquisition, strategies for deliberate learning and teaching, and assessment of vocabulary knowledge.

Tuition Fees

2016: domestic $913.35     international $2,463.90

Set Text

Nation, I.S. P. (2013). Learning Vocabulary in Another Language, second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

The textbook may be purchased from vicbooks:

Recommended Readings

A set of readings is available as downloadable files from the LALS 522 Blackboard site.

Trimester 3 2016

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
10591 (L1) 14 Nov – 25 Dec 2016Mon1610 - 180024 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]101Averil Coxhead
14 Nov – 25 Dec 2016Mon1610 - 1800Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101
9 Jan – 5 Feb 2017Mon1610 - 1800Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]101
10643 (L1) 14 Nov – 26 Feb 2017tba [Distance (NZ)] Averil Coxhead

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.