by Victoria Zielinski Last Saturday, on March 1st, the 25th Regional Japanese Language Speech Contest was held at The Embassy of Japan. There were many brilliant speeches presented by various ability levels in the language, ranging from beginners, intermediate, advanced and the open category. It... More
School of Linguistics and Language Studies
Welcome to SLaLS
Welcome to Carleton University’s School of Linguistics and Language Studies, the place on campus for all things LANGUAGE. We offer the following programs: undergraduate degree in Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies, undergraduate degree in Linguistics, graduate degree in Applied Linguistics and Discourse Studies, Certificate in Teaching ESL, world-class modern language courses, English as a Second Language (ESL) for academic purposes, and advanced Communication Courses for Specific Disciplines and Professions. Members of our school share a fascination and passion for LANGUAGE. If you do too, this is the place for you.
Applied linguists look at how language is created, modified, and used in society. As with any major field of scientific inquiry, there is usually a tangible “product” or “products” that each discipline creates. For applied linguistics, one such “product” is the... More