The SLAT doctoral program is an interdisciplinary program with 79 faculty members located in 17 collaborating departments. The program is designed to provide rigorous advanced training for researchers, teachers, and administrators concerned with second language learning and teaching. The SLAT Program has been recognized nationally as a superior interdisciplinary program. Several of our participating departments have been ranked in the top ten in the country, including Anthropology, East Asian Studies, Linguistics, and Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences.
SLAT introduces an innovative new MA program : Second Language Learning and Educational Technology. This program trains second language professionals (foreign language as well as English as a second language) in the design and implementation of online and blended teaching materials. Please see our webpage for more information: http://slat.arizona.edu/ma-sllet.
Congratulations to ALL of our 2014 SLAT Graduates! We are so proud of you!
Kathlyn Diaz Spires
Jose Aldemar Valencia
The March 2014 Newsletter has arrived! Check it out here!
Fall 2014 SLAT course offerings have been updated as of May 14! Locations, times, and instructors will be updated on a rolling basis.
Our Colloquium series will return in the fall semester! Check back with us at the start of classes!
Looking for a language tutor? We regularly get this question in the SLAT office. You may contact a SLAT graduate student to arrange independent one-on-one language instruction. Please see the Language Tutors page.
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