Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics

The Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics at HPU brings students of diverse backgrounds together in an international learning community.  Our programs celebrate diversity as a resource, emphasize the importance of culture and identity in language learning and teaching, and build international connections that are relevant to the changing needs of a global society.


HPU and Kapiolani Community College sign articulation agreement for TESOL students.
Languages & Applied Linguistics Department Modern Languages TESOL (Applied Linguistics)

Upcoming Events

April 21, 2:00-4:00. Learning and Teaching in Korea. MP 240.

Are you interested in K-pop, Korean drama, kim chee, political science, diplomacy, Confucian studies, or your Korean heritage?  Perhaps you want to live, travel, or study abroad but are reluctant to take the plunge or concerned about fitting it into your schedule?  Consider participating in one of the special summer programs available at Konkuk University in Seoul.

The Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics and the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) program invite you to attend one or both of these information sessions on Monday, April 21 in MP 240.
 
From 2:00 to 2:55—This session is designed for those interested in learning Korean language and/or experiencing Korean culture.
 
From 3:05 to 4:00—This session is designed for those interested in teaching English in Korea.