Essays about: "importance of english language among students"

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  1. 1. Student’s Self-perceived English Accent and Its Impact on Their Communicative Competence and Speaking Confidence : An Empirical Study Among Students Taking English 6 in Upper-Secondary School

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Engelska

    Author : Johanna Norman; [2017]
    Keywords : Perceived accent; Communicative competence; English; Upper-secondary school; Students; Impact; Sweden;

    Abstract : The English language plays an important role as a lingua franca in Sweden as well as in many countries across the European Union (EU). The ability to communicate well in English is highly valued and as a response to this, communicative competence has had an increasingly major part in the English language education and curriculums all over Europe, including the Swedish curriculum for English language education. READ MORE

  2. 2. The study abroad experience : Self-reflecting on the development of intercultural competence and identity after one semester abroad

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Patrycja Wysocka; [2017]
    Keywords : intercultural communication; intercultural competence; intercultural identity; linguistic repertoire; study abroad;

    Abstract : Study abroad programmes have become popular among students around the world nowadays. Thanks to the participation in the exchange, students are able to improve their intercultural skills, which may be beneficial for them in their future careers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Motivation in English as a Foreign Language Learning : A study of motivation toward English language learning in Stockholm´s upper secondary schools for adults (KOMVUX).

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Veronique Saheb; [2015]
    Keywords : motivation; adult learner; attitude; English; Sweden; Second Language;

    Abstract : This study investigates the levels and types of motivation among KOMVUX students at basic and upper secondary levels of English in the county of Stockholm. 95 adult learners of English completed a questionnaire in three municipalities of the county in November 2014, of which 93 were used in the results. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organization of English Language Teaching and Leadership Impact in Non-Governmental Centres : A Comparative Study Between Stockholm and Thessaloniki

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och didaktik

    Author : Poulcheria Papadopoulou; [2015]
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    Abstract : The significance of the English language is unquestionable in today’s globalized era and,as a consequence,the importance of its teaching starting from a young age doubtless. Formal teaching occurring at educational centressuch as private and public schools is one side of learning; there is, however, the non-formal aspect which gains increasing support and it refers to the private tuition delivered in non-governmental centresin Europe. READ MORE

  5. 5. What's the problem with reading? : Thesis in language

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Alun Hughes Hughes; [2015]
    Keywords : Reading; english; swedish; teaching; fiction; upper secondary education;

    Abstract : This project began with the basic preconception that there is a growing resistance towards reading among students and this has been partially proved correct. The research questions were:In upper secondary education, what is it that encourages or hinders the students’ incentives for reading? What effect does this have on the subsequent teaching of fictional texts?The aim of this investigation was to examine attitudes on reading among students in upper secondary education and how these attitudes affect the teaching of fictional texts. READ MORE