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The Virtual Linguistics Campus (VLC) is the world's largest e-learning platform for linguistics and language studies. The VLC offers fully certified linguistic courses and course material for theoretical and applied linguistics as well as educational technology. Furthermore, it includes a variety of linguistic tools and all the communicative facilities necessary for successful e-learning.


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Course/Repository Activation

by Juergen Handke -

VLC301 Psycholinguistics will be activated earlier than announced, likely activation date: 5 March 2021.

19 February 2021: Next course to be activated

by Juergen Handke -

On 19 February, the repository/course VLC102 - Speech Science will become activated. Stay tuned!

New Course/Repository coming up

by Juergen Handke -

On 5 February, 2021, the next course/repository will be made available: VLC203 - The History of EnglishAs usual it is free but can be certified, all parts are licensed in CC BY, and it involves a workload of 90 hours. 

New Interactivity

by Juergen Handke -

Now - with Flash being no option anymore, we recreated our interactive sound charts and successivle will make them available in their VLC courses. We started with "Basic Segments of Speech" in VLC101 and will continue with the Sound Systems of RP and NAE within a week.

New Courses in January 2021

by Juergen Handke -

Two courses/repositories on Historical Linguistics coming up in January: VLC203 - The History of English and VLC202 - Historical Linguistics (The theoretical background for 203)

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