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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Program Homepage: http://www.uwi.tt/fhe/libarts/linguistics.htm
Institution: University of the West Indies at St. Augustine
Address: Department of Liberal Arts
Faculty of Humanities & Education
City: St. Augustine
Zip/Postal Code: 00000
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Contact Person: Barbara Lalla , Prof.

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Phone: 868 662 2002
Fax: 868 663 5059
Linguistic Subfield(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Language Acquisition
Language Documentation
Ling & Literature
Program Size: Medium (11-25 students)
Program Description: The Department of Liberal Arts offers the following degrees in Linguistics: the B.A., M.A. (Applied Linguistics), M.Phil, and Ph.D. The Department specialises in Socio-historical Linguistics (with emphasis on the Caribbean), Language Education (with a focus on English Language Teaching), Discourse Analysis, and Speech and Language Pathology. See also: http://www.uwi.tt/fhe/libarts/linguistics_.htm
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