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Jan 9th 2017

This free online course will explore multilingual education and how it can impact and improve education and even wider society. Our languages are an essential part of who we are as human beings. They are instruments of communication and are often a source of dignity and of human pride. Our life experiences and views of the world are bound up in our languages. Our sense of self might be strengthened by our ability to speak the language we choose or curtailed by our inability to understand the language that speaks to us.

Average: 6 (1 vote)
Oct 17th 2016

An introduction to some key concepts in the effective teaching and learning of languages. What is language? How do we learn meaning in a new language? What is easy and hard about learning another language? And what is the best way to teach other languages? This free online course suggests some answers to these questions. It has been developed by the University of Southampton and the British Council, and draws on their exciting joint online course, MA in English Language Teaching.

Average: 3.3 (6 votes)
Oct 6th 2016

Learn how the world’s endangered languages are revived and why this process is critical to preserving cultural identity.

Average: 10 (2 votes)
Jun 15th 2015

The purpose of this course is to examine the various ways in which language has been an object of study as well as to familiarize the student with the terminology and methodology of 20th century linguistic science. *Registration until 12 June 2015*

Average: 7.5 (6 votes)
Jun 15th 2015

This course introduces students to the basic concepts underlying the production, perception, and physics of speech.* Registration until 12 June 2015 *

Average: 10 (1 vote)