L4 Lab

Lexicon, Literacy, Language, Learning Lab

Dr. Mary Alt

Principal Investigator
(520) 626 6180
malt@email.arizona.edu
Mary Alt’s area of research is pediatric receptive language, with a focus on the semantic skills of children with SLI. Dr. Alt’s current funded research is concentrated on examining the factors that may influence word learning. Other ongoing projects are centered around word learning in typically developing bilingual children, treatment efficacy for children with SLI, and speech perception in children with SLI. She is also interested in literacy, the interplay between language and thought, and other issues related to learning.
 
Courses:
-SPH 340 - Language Science
-SPH 399/499/599 - Independent Study
-SPH 441/541 - Language Acquistion
-SPH 555 - Developmental Language Disorders