In collaboration with the ADAPT All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad (AILO), we have developed a Transition Year (TY) module on Linguistics. The module consists of 10 topics covering linguistics topics such as sounds, writing systems, language acquisition and machine translation. This TY Linguistics Module offers a set of teacher resources for use in the classroom. Teachers can complete all the topics or focus on those more relevant to their context. Certificates are also available on completion.
Each topic takes approximately two to three classes to complete (depending on 1-hour or 40 min classes).
Each topic area contains:
An information session was held on 23rd May 2022. (recording available) and future sessions will be announced.
Teacher’s Notes (PDF): TY Linguistics Module Overview
You can access the topic below.
NEW! We are also looking for feedback to gauge uptake in the module to date. Your responses will help us evaluate the project. Access Form here.