Drilling Deeper into Brain-Language Function

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When: 04-21-2018 (Saturday) 09:00AM to 03:30AM
Description:

Theories of language function depend on an understanding of semiotics, pragmatics, and deep semantics. This workshop will highlight brain research that supports these three areas of language function and the literature behind such theories. Partici-pants will have the opportunity to dig deeper into the relationship between the brain and language function

Key Concepts: Semiotics, semantics, pragmatics, neuroscience of language, language function
Learner Objectives: 1. Explain the basic tenets of pragmatics as a shared referential experience; 2. Explain how the language function analysis mirrors deep semantics; and 3. Explain the difference between surface semantics and deep semantics.
Course Number: 1802
Pricing:
Full Registration Price: $135.00
Pre-Registation Price: $110.00

Pre-Registration price is valid through Midnight 04-14-2018 Pacific time. You can still register up to the first day of class for full price.

Location:
  • The University of Portland
  • 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, OR 97203
Optional Credits:
  • ASHA - $15.00
  • WACECH - $0.00
  • University of Portland CEUs - $40.00

Presenters:

Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D. More Information