Essays about: "EIL"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the word EIL.

  1. 1. Cultural Representation in Swedish EFL Textbooks

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Sara Hall; [2019]
    Keywords : EIL; textbook analysis; cultural representation;

    Abstract : As our world becomes increasingly globalized, the value of understanding cultural diversity is perhaps more relevant than ever. Furthermore, since English plays an important role in the encounters between members of different cultural contexts, analysis of EFL teaching materials is a matter of importance. READ MORE

  2. 2. How Does Culture Relate to Teaching English as an International Language?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Nemo Davidsson; Erik Chiru; [2019]
    Keywords : EIL; culture; interculturality; intercultural communicative competence;

    Abstract : The goal of this research synthesis is to look at how culture is related to EIL, which is still a new area that is continuously developing. There is an extensive look at the role of interculturality and intercultural communicative competence and its connection to EIL; it has become apparent that culture in English is still rooted in old practices. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Analysis of Swedish EFL Textbooks - Reflections on Cultural Content and English as an International Language

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Horvat; Katarina Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; culture; EIL; EFL; interculturality; norms; Sweden; textbook;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to analyse the cultural content and representations in three English as a second language textbooks published for Swedish students in years 1-3. The issue of cultural content is very visible in contemporary research on English education today and as English has grown into a global language over centuries, it has also become a culturally diverse language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Benefits and Challenges of Teaching English as an International Language

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Elena Tizzano; Agnes Rauer; [2018]
    Keywords : English as an international language; World Englishes; teaching; benefits; challenges;

    Abstract : During our early part of teacher education, we had the opportunity to learn about teaching English with a global approach in order to reflect the worldwide spread and use of English around the world. However, during our teacher practice we noticed that teachers often tend to maintain a rather traditional focus on English speaking countries such as, the United States and the United Kingdom. READ MORE

  5. 5. English film instruction in Swedish EIL middle schoolclassrooms : Using Critical Literacy with film texts

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Teresa Luck Renberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Critical literacy; ESL EFL classrooms; critical thinking; English teaching; middle school; questioning strategies; media studies; film;

    Abstract : This thesis is a qualitative text analysis of worksheets used in conjunction with watching films in English language studies in Swedish middle schools. The assignments used in the thesis were partly collected from partner schools in the teacher program and partly collected from a website which is a database of teacher submitted lesson plans. READ MORE