Assoc. Prof. Jelena Kuvač Kraljević, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7543
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Consultations: room 32
Scientific bibliography (CROSBI)
Projects (IRB - POIROT)

Associate Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7543
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 32
Scientific bibliography (CROSBI)
Projects (IRB - POIROT)

Courses

  • Language Difficulties of Bilingual Children
  • Speech and Language Pathology Diagnostics
  • Croatian as a Native Language and Foreign Language
  • Developmental Speech-Language Disorders I
  • Developmental Speech-Language Disorders II
  • Scientific Research Methods of Speech and Language Pathology

Scientific interests

  • Acquisition and processing of language and language difficulties in children of preschool and school age
  • Language developments and language difficulties in bilingual speakers

Professional activities

  • Associate of the Clinical-Research Department
  • Secretary of the Section of Early Language Development of the Croatian Philological Society
  • Participation in several professional projects within the framework of Tempus projects
  • Co-author of three standardized tests (PPVT-III-HR, Koralje and PredČiP test)

Education

2008 - Graduated with PhD degree from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb
Title of the PhD dissertation: "Competitive Model of Language Acquisition on the Example of Croatian Language Processing (in Children with Regular Language Development and in Children with Special Language Difficulties (SLT)”

2004 - Graduated with MA degree from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb

2000 - Graduated from the Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb