Tonya Agostini

Research StudentTonya Agostini

Research Program: Speech and Language

Thesis Title

Phonological and morphophonological aspects of second language learning in children with high functioning autism

Research Project

The focus of the current research is to systematically examine whether and what types of differences children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) display, relative to matched typically developing (TD) children, when acquiring phonological and morphophonological structures during the early stages of learning Italian as a second language.


  • BA(Languages)
  • BA(Honours first class) Languages and Linguistics

Contact Tonya

Phone +61 2 9772 6573
Location Western Sydney University Bankstown campus (Bullecourt Ave, Milperra)
Room 5.G.51