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<ul><li><p>DEPARTMENT OF LINGUISTICS AND LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT </p><p>Graduate Student Orientation Fall 2015 </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Degree and Cer9ficate Programs </p><p>Degree Minor in Linguis9cs BA Linguis9cs MA Linguis9cs MA TESOL </p><p>Cer'ficates Graduate Cer9ficate in </p><p>TESOL Undergraduate Cer9ficate </p><p>in TESOL Cer9ficate in Computa9onal </p><p>Linguis9cs </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Important Departmental Websites and Lists </p><p> LLD Department hHp://www.sjsu.edu/linguis9cs/ </p><p> LLD Department Facebook hHps://www.facebook.com/LLD.SJSU </p><p> LLD Department Email List lld-student-list-group@sjsu.edu </p><p> LLDSA Email List lldsa-group@sjsu.edu </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Important University Websites </p><p> Graduate Applica9ons and Program Evalua9ons (GAPE) hHp://www.sjsu.edu/gape </p><p> Graduate Studies and Research (GS&amp;R) hHp://www.sjsu.edu/gradstudies </p><p> Catalog hHp://info.sjsu.edu/home/catalog.html </p><p> Career Center hHp://www.careercenter.sjsu.edu </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Plans to Gradua9on </p><p>Plan A: Thesis Op'on Comple9on of 30 units </p><p> Linguis9cs 18 core units 1-6 units of 298/299 6-11 units of other elec9ves </p><p> TESOL 24 core units 1-6 units of 298/299 0-5 units of other elec9ves </p><p>Plan B: Non-Thesis Op'on Comple9on of 30 units Passing of a comprehensive </p><p>exam </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>MA TESOL Program Requirements Prerequisites: LING 101, 107 Core Courses </p><p> LLD 250W Becoming a Professional in TESOL/LING LLD 260 English Structures I LLD 261 English Structures II LLD 270 Second Language Acquisi9on LLD 271 Intercultural Communica9on and SLA LLD 280 Methods and Materials in TESOL LLD 282 Prac9cum in TESOL LLD 283 Curriculum and Assessment in TESOL </p><p> Elec9ves: 6 units under advisement Sa9sfy the Graduate Wri9ng Requirement: pass LLD 250W with a B or beHer Sa9sfy the Foreign Language Requirement </p><p> Na9ve English speakers: 1 year college level courses in a foreign language Non-na9ve English speakers: English sa9sfies this requirement </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>MA Linguis9cs Program Requirements Prerequisites: LING 101, 111, 112 Core Courses </p><p> LING 113 Introduc9on to Phonology LING 114 Introduc9on to Seman9cs and Discourse LING 201 Phonology: Theory and Applica9on LING 202 Syntac9c Theory LING 203 Seman9c Structures LING 213 Linguis9cs Field Methods </p><p> Elec9ves: 12 units under advisement Sa9sfy the Graduate Wri9ng Requirement: LLD 250W with B or beHer (or other op9ons) Sa9sfy the Foreign Language Requirement </p><p> Na9ve English speakers: 2 years of an Indo-European or 1 year of an non-an Indo-European language college level courses </p><p> Non-na9ve English speakers: English sa9sfies this requirement </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Plan A: Thesis </p><p> Read the Thesis Orienta9on Guidelines on the LLD website Talk to the appropriate coordinator if you have more ques9ons Consider your 9me allotment for your studies (a thesis takes longer!) Find an idea to explore Find a thesis advisor (must be interested and knowledgeable on the topic) Register for 1-3 units of LLD/LING 298 Special Studies Prepare a viable, compelling proposal Find two other commiHee members Register for 3 units of LLD/LING 299 Thesis Guidance Work, Work, Work! Submit thesis for approval by the thesis commiHee and by the Office of </p><p>Graduate Studies </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Plan B: Comprehensive Examina9on </p><p> Given twice a year, in mid November and in mid April Read the Comprehensive exam guidelines on the LLD website </p><p> AHend an Orienta9on session on the fourth week of the semester This semester, itll be on October 14th </p><p> Pe99on to take the exam This semester, the deadline is October 7 </p><p> Complete all incompletes by the 9me the pe99on is submiHed </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Basic Comprehensive Exam Outline: TESOL </p><p>Language StructureLanguage Development</p><p>PART I</p><p>Social / Psychological Contextsof Language</p><p>Learning &amp;Teaching</p><p>PART II</p><p>Pedagogical Issues</p><p>PART III</p><p>MA TESOLExam</p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Basic Comprehensive Exam Outline: Linguis9cs </p><p>Phonetics and Phonology</p><p>PART I</p><p>Syntax and Semantics</p><p>PART II</p><p>Computational LinguisticsPsycholinguisticsSociolinguistics</p><p>Second Language AcquisitionHistorical Linguistics</p><p>Morphology</p><p>PART III</p><p>MALINGEXAM</p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Success in your program </p><p> Visit your advisor at the beginning of your program and EVERY semester ajer that. You can find out your advisor on a list posted in front of CL 473 </p><p> Observe university guidelines on academic honesty Communicate on your progress with GAPE in a 9mely </p><p>manner, i.e., fill out appropriate forms at required 9mes Be PROACTIVE about everything you want to accomplish at </p><p>SJSU! </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Double MA degree </p><p> Talk to an advisor. Fill out Applica9on form 21 units separate LLD 250W, 270, 271 common in the two programs </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Fall 2016 Cri9cal Dates for Current Students </p><p> Find the list at: hHp://www.sjsu.edu/linguis9cs/current_students/index.html </p><p> Sept. 10 Deadline to apply for December 2016 gradua9on Oct. 1 Candidacy Program due for May 2017 gradua9on Oct. 7 COMPS pe99on due Oct. 14 COMPS Orienta9on, 3-4 PM Nov. 4 Thesis due to GS&amp;R for review for Dec. gradua9on Nov. 18-21 COMPS Weekend Dec. 12 COMPS results announced </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>MA Checklist </p><p> Find the list at: hHp://www.sjsu.edu/linguis9cs/current_students/advising/index.html </p><p> See your advisor First semester, begin your prerequisites. Take LLD 250W, if possible, to sa9sfy </p><p>GWAR. Second semester, </p><p> Submit Change of Classifica9on form Begin work for the Foreign Language Requirement </p><p> Third semester, or ajer 9 units completed in the program Submit Pe99on for Advancement to Graduate Candidacy form </p><p> Last semester, Submit Applica9on for Award of Masters degree Pe99on to take the Comprehensive exam or submit thesis for review. </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Forms </p><p> GAPE Forms: hHp://www.sjsu.edu/gape/forms/ Change of Classifica9on in Masters Program Pe99on for Advancement to Graduate Candidacy Applica9on for Award of Masters Degree Request for Course Subs9tu9on in Masters Program </p><p> LLD Forms: hHp://www.sjsu.edu/linguis9cs/forms/ Pe99on to take the Comprehensive Examina9on Intent to submit a thesis proposal Pe99on for a Graduate Cer9ficate in TESOL Pe99on for a Computa9onal Linguis9cs Cer9ficate </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Funding opportuni9es </p><p> College of H&amp;A University Scholarships Scholarship program for Ph.D. prepara9on </p><p> All opportuni'es are announced in the Spring semester </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Current Tutoring opportuni9es </p><p> Wri9ng Support Program (WSP) SJSU Wri9ng Center: </p><p> hHp://www.sjsu.edu/wri9ngcenter/ Peer Connec9ons: </p><p> hHp://peerconnec9ons.sjsu.edu/employment/ Linguis9cs Tutor </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>LLD Student Associa9on (LLDSA) </p><p> Meet the officers Check out the ac9vi9es </p><p> hHp://www.sjsu.edu/linguis9cs/people/lldsa/ </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>Meet the LLD Full-Time Faculty </p><p> Dr. Stefan Frazier Dr. Rosemary Henze Dr. ScoH Phillabaum Dr. Daniel Silverman Dr. Soteria Svorou Dr. Swathi Vanniarajan Dr. Hahn Koo Dr. B. Kumaravadivelu </p></li><li><p>SJSU Washington Square </p><p>HAVE AN EXCITING AND PRODUCTIVE </p><p>FALL 2016 SEMESTER! </p></li></ul>