Programme

ACADEMIC YEAR 2014/2015:
The MELACOM offers three main courses:
1. COMPULSORY MODULES (30 ECTS): This module includes a Compulsory Contents Module and a Compulsory Methodologic Module.
1.1. Compulsory Module Contents: Consists of 4 subjects on Teaching English in Multilingual Contexts:
  • Multilingual education - (SAY010)
  • Discourse perspectives in the Acquisition of English - (SAY011)
  • Second language acquisition theories - (SAY013)
  • Intercultural Communication - (SAY014)
1.2. Compulsory Methodology Module:This consists of a subject concerning the necessary methodological foundations to prepare a research work and also a subject concerning research methods in second language acquisition.
  • Research Methods in L2 Acquisition - (SAY012)
  • Introductory Guidelines for Research Projects - (SAY015)
2. OPTIONAL COURSES (minimum of 20 ECTS):
  • Language Attitudes - (SAY023
  • Affective Factors - (SAY024)
  • Curriculum Design - (SAY025)
  • Pragmatic Competence - (SAY029)
  • Language Planning and Policies in Europe - (SAY030)
3. INTERNSHIP (SAY033)

4. FINAL MASTER PROJECT (SAY031)