Essays about: "English for Academic Purposes EAP"

Found 2 essays containing the words English for Academic Purposes EAP.

  1. 1. English for Academic Purposes Vocabulary. Is there support for an increased focus on EAP within Swedish upper secondary school?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Fredrik Lindqvist; [2015-03-10]
    Keywords : Engelska; Läraruppsats; EAP; Academic Vocabulary; Swedish Curriculum;

    Abstract : This paper presents a review of current literature regarding the use of English academic vocabulary in relation to the Swedish curriculum. Starting with a historical background to the English for Academic Purposes education and an attempt at defining what academic vocabulary is, the review continues to investigate if there is a need for increased academic vocabulary in Swedish schools and the possible social effects of an education focused towards academic vocabulary. READ MORE

  2. 2. Wikis in teaching and learning a foreign language: A case study of wiki usage in the course Academic reading and writing for teacher candidates

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Beata Kedziora; [2012]
    Keywords : Web 2.0; Wikis; English for Academic Purposes EAP ; Peer revisions;

    Abstract : An increasing number of universities are providing the current generation of students, the socalled ‘digital natives’ (Prensky, 2001) - with more flexible and innovative language learning environments through the use of free Web 2.0 tools, such as wikis, blogs, social networking, Second Life and podcasting. READ MORE