Essays about: "extramural engelska"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words extramural engelska.

  1. 1. Does playing video games have an effect on English vocabulary acquisition? : The correlation between English vocabulary acquisition and the playing of video games in ninth grade learners of English in Sweden

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : Pontus Engqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Extramural English; out-of-school learning; second language acquisition; vocabulary acquisition; vocabulary tests; Swedish 9th grade students; videogames.; Extramural engelska; att lära sig utanför skolan; andraspråks inlärning; vokabulärs inlärning; vokabulär prov; Svenska nionde-klassare; dataspel.;

    Abstract : There have been many different studies done around the subject of Extramural English, where researchers Sundqvist and Sylvén (2012) have drawn the conclusion that there is a correlation between video games and learners of English improving upon their English vocabulary. This study focuses time spent on whether or not playing video games for an extended amount of time will help with a student’s English vocabulary. READ MORE

  2. 2. Where do Swedish Senior High School students learn most of the English that they know? : Swedish Senior High School students’ beliefs about learning English outside the classroom versus inside the classroom

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Anna Steyn; [2019]
    Keywords : Extramural English; second language acquisition; gender and language learning; out-of-school learning;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate Swedish senior high school students’ Extramural English (EE) activities and their beliefs about learning English inside and outside of the classroom. EE is defined as English language activities that learners are engaged in outside the classroom, and includes activities such as listening to music, reading, writing, speaking, surfing the Internet, playing computer games, watching TV, YouTube and movies (Sundqvist, 2009, p. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Global Trend towards English-Medium Instruction : A literature review on EMI/CLIL in a Swedish and European Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Sofia Rhodes; [2018]
    Keywords : English as a Medium of Instruction EMI ; Englishisation; Content and Language Integrated Learning CLIL ; native language; Extramural English EE ;

    Abstract : This literature review explores the global trend towards implementing English as a medium of instruction in the form of Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI) in countries where English is not an official language. Additionally, the essay analyses stakeholders’ perspectives on English language instruction and Extramural English (EE). READ MORE

  4. 4. Perceptions of extramural English and English in the classroom: Swedish upper secondary students’ writing, reading, listening and speaking skills

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Fredrik Söderqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Extramural English; second language acquisition; english as a second language; language proficiencies; out-of-school learning.;

    Abstract : This study examines, through the use of a quantitative questionnaire, to what extent Swedish upper secondary students are involved in receptive and productive extramural English activities and what their perceptions are of learning English inside and outside of school. Extramural English (EE) is a term referring to the English students encounter outside school as extra means ‘outside’ and mural means ‘walls’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Extramural Gaming and English Language Proficiency : The potential benefits of extramural gaming as a tool for learning English

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Maria Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : EFL; English; education; extramural activities; games; language development; language proficiency;

    Abstract : Today the majority of children and teenagers in many countries spend a great deal of time doing extramural English activities, where playing games is included. It is therefore important to study how extramural English activities affect students’ proficiency. READ MORE