SLaLS notes with great sadness, the passing of Dr. Peter “Pete” Medway, former professor in Linguistics and Applied Language Studies and important contributor to the School for more than a decade. Dr. Medway was an active researcher, in particular with colleague Dr. Aviva Freedman,... 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.
Congratulations to Richard Darville on the recent publication of his book chapter, “Literacy Work and the Adult Literacy Regime”. This work appears as a chapter in the book, “Under New Public Management: Institutional Ethnographies of Changing Front-line Work”, published... More
Congratulations today to Dr. David Wood on being selected for a 2014-15 Faculty Graduate Mentoring Award. David was nominated by several students and was selected as one of 10 recipients from among 51 nominees! Only 5% of faculty members are nominated for this distinction and only 1%... More