Essays about: "learning competence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 68 essays containing the words learning competence.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. So, what you’re saying is …? : A study of year 9 students’ attitudes towards and perceived knowledge of communicative competence

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Daniel Sandström; [2019]
    Keywords : communicative competence; second language learning; pragmatic awareness; teaching focus; learner perception; lower secondary school language teaching;

    Abstract : Swedes’ proficiency in English is often high up in the world rankings among the countries in which English is an L2[1]. Learners of English are routinely tested in the Swedish school system, using standardized national tests to measure how well students are doing nationwide, whilst also providing teachers with sometimes essential assistance in grading students’ language skills. READ MORE

  3. 3. Syllabi reforms and their intended impact on English teaching and learning

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Chonghui Li; [2019]
    Keywords : critical discourse analysis; school reforms; communicative competence; individualization; teachers’ roles; curriculum theory; syllabi; ;

    Abstract : This study investigates the development of the subject of English in Swedish upper secondary schools through an analysis of the syllabi in the curricula Lgy 70, Lpf 94 and Lgy 11, with a focus on English teaching and learning. In the last 50 years, the Swedish upper secondary school has undergone three major reforms. READ MORE

  4. 4. Learning how to make requests in English : Pragmatic input in Swedish EFL textbooks

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

    Author : Anna Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : requests; EFL textbooks; speech acts; pragmatic input; pragmatic competence; uppmaningar; engelska läromedel; språkhandlingar; pragmatik; pragmatisk kompetens;

    Abstract : English as a Foreign Language (EFL) teaching should not only aim at providing learners with the linguistic resources to communicate in English, but also develop learners’ pragmatic competence in order for them to be able to use language efficiently and appropriately for different purposes. The present study examines what pragmatic input learners receive from two Swedish EFL textbook series regarding the speech act of request. READ MORE

  5. 5. Examining the use of mobile apps for developing writing in English language learning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Emil Andersson; Jimmy Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Mobile apps; writing; English language learning; collaborative learning; collaborative feedback.;

    Abstract : We have observed that in some ways the school system is not fully embracing the imminent technological presence by incorporating digital tools in education. The Swedish curriculum states that schools should utilize technology preparing the pupils for the foreseeable future. READ MORE