Essays about: "english language as medium of instruction"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 15 essays containing the words english language as medium of instruction.

  1. 11. Language of Instruction vs. Instructed Language. : A Systematic Review of Research of What Language to Use in the Teaching of English as a Second/Foreign Language.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikationFilosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Luisiana Serone; [2013]
    Keywords : language of instruction; language instructed; target language; second language foreign language learning; students mother tongue;

    Abstract : The aim of the current thesis is to investigate the role of the students’ first language in English as a second language teaching by means of a review of articles written on the topic between 1990 and 2013. It will identify the importance of using the L1 during the L2/FL learning and teaching process from both students’ and teachers’ perspective and it will then compare them. READ MORE

  2. 12. Chronicles of the English Language in Pakistan : A discourse analysis of milestones in the language policy of Pakistan

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Alia Amir; [2008]
    Keywords : Language Policy; English; Pakistan; Discourse Analysis; Education; British India;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I will be investigating educational policies with a focus on English as a medium of instruction. The medium of instruction in Pakistan varies with respect to each province and the social status of the school. Consequently, English is not taught only as a foreign language but is a medium for upward mobility. READ MORE

  3. 13. THE CURRENT NATION-BUILDING PROCESS IN MALAYSIA : A Critical Look at the English-medium of Instruction Policy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Mine Islar; [2007]
    Keywords : Malaysia; Nation-building; medium of instruction policy; CDA; dominance; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the dominant political discourses concerning the controversial Malaysian language policy that suggests English as the medium of instruction in mathematics and science courses at the primary level of education. On one hand, the Malaysian government perceives the policy as needed to strengthen its developmental path, on the other hand, the Chinese educationalist community argues that the policy aims to undermine the multicultural structure of Malaysia. READ MORE

  4. 14. English and Swedish in Sweden - Swedish pupils’ attitudes towards the prospect of diglossia

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Lärarutbildningen (LUT)

    Author : Gustav Dahlin; [2007]
    Keywords : diglossia; domain; language shift; attitudes; reflective journals;

    Abstract : The English language holds a powerful role world-wide and is now used in some domains in Sweden. This has caused concern for the future of the Swedish language and whether or nor diglossia is underway. READ MORE

  5. 15. What role does the language of instruction play for a successful education? : A case study of the impact of language choice in a Namibian school.

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Institutionen för humaniora

    Author : Mayari Cantoni; [2007]
    Keywords : English; medium of instruction; language of instruction; education; mother tongue; second language; Namibia.;

    Abstract : Namibia is a country where the official language has been English since independence in 1990. There are different national languages in the country and a majority of the people do not have English as a mother tongue. Nevertheless, the language of instruction from fourth grade and onwards is indeed English. READ MORE