Carleton’s Pickering Centre for Research in Human Development is a shining example of how using an older endowment can benefit the students and faculty of today…Read more... 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