Semester Hours:3Fall, Spring
Patterns of normal language acquisition in children are examined at different developmental levels. Aspects of phonology, morphology, semantics, syntax and pragmatics are studied along with the cognitive, social and cultural factors that contribute to language learning and literacy. Students learn how to obtain and analyze language samples.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: SPCH 009. (Formerly Language in Child Development; SPCH 102.)