Dyslexia in multi/bilingual and FL/SL/AL contexts

Module Code: 29707

Value: 20 credits

This module will engage you in understanding and critically appraising current literature in the different approaches to the concept of dyslexia and language learning concerning:

  • definitions around the concept of language learning
  • the impact of dyslexia difficulties on language learners
  • issues on the identification for language learners with dyslexia
  • support approaches for language learners with dyslexia with the use of specialist dyslexia teaching approaches 

Assessment

A written assignment of 4,000 words.

Module Lead

Dr Maria Reraki