Another crazy semester | done
Well, another crazy semester is now done!This semester was actually quite busy, despite the fact that I started preparing for it over the summer! I had done most of the readings for my Psycholinguistics course, as well as starting to think about what I wanted to do with my Field Experience Practicum. Despite all this planning, I ended up taking another route in my practicum, and preparations
T-minus 1 week!
In one week the new semester starts! The FINAL semester of graduate studies - woohoo!On the roster this (final) time around we've got the following:Psycholinguistics which deals with:Contemporary issues in the fields of first and second language development and bilingualism will be addressed within the framework of the psychological development of the individual, from early childhood through adolescence.
Exams | Done
Well, exams are now done, I just finished my Sociolinguistics final last night and I am relieved to be done with all my academic obligations of the semester - now I can chill out for a few weeks and ruin my brain with wonderful television and video games :-)The funny thing about last night's exam was that we had the option of choosing which questions we wanted to answer, and from an informal exit-poll
Why do blue book exams still persist?
ORIGINAL ARTICLE HERE: clickMy Personal opinion is that Blue Books are great. They allow you to THINK before you write. Editing is a great feature but it all too often is abused when people just 'vomit' their thoughts on paper and never bother editing their papers well. I also like blue books for the same reason that I like reading paper books and not ebooks - no need for electricity.ARTICLE:UNC trying