Essays about: "multilingual society"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words multilingual society.

  1. 1. Multilingual identification of offensive content in social media

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Artificiell intelligens och integrerade datorsystem

    Author : Marc Pàmies Massip; [2020]
    Keywords : offensive language; hate speech; twitter; social media; nlp; ai; natural language processing; artificial intelligence; machine learning; bert; text classification;

    Abstract : In today’s society there is a large number of social media users that are free to express their opinion on shared platforms. The socio-cultural differences between the people behind those accounts (in terms of ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, politics, . . . READ MORE

  2. 2. English Mother Tongue Instruction - Hidden Curriculum and Heteroglossic Repertoires

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Anna Mazur-Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : mother tongue instruction; minority education; heritage language s ; language policy; linguistic repertoire; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In contrast to the peripheral role of mother tongue as a subject in Sweden, English has retained an elevated position. Together with Swedish, English is characterized as being crucial to Swedish society, positioning both languages at the top of the linguistic hierarchy. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Goal of Literacy Teaching - to Complete School or to Make a Change? A Critical Analysis of Literacy Teaching in Multilingual Classrooms in South Africa

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Nicole Krstic; Nikki Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Access; bilingualism; critical literacy; design; diversity; education; English; language; literacy; literacy teaching; meaning-making; multilingualism; power; South Africa; teaching; engelska; flerspråkighet; kritisk litteracitet; kritiskt textarbete; läs- och skrivförmåga; läs- och skrivundervisning; makt; meningsskapande; mångfald; språk; språkundervisning; Sydafrika; tillgång; tvåspråkighet; undervisning; utbildning;

    Abstract : This qualitative minor field study is conducted in a multilingual public secondary school in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. The aim is to analyse the literacy teaching from a critical literacy point of view and to gain new perspectives on how to work with literacy in multilingual classrooms in Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Code-switching and establishing the power of a dominant language. Issues in the lives of multilingual children in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Hiba Abou-Taouk; [2015-03-05]
    Keywords : mother tongue; perceive; code-switching; preschool; power;

    Abstract : In order to help children develop their mother tongue during preschool years, teachers need to have an understanding of how children perceive the function of their mother tongue in institutional settings. This study aims to explore what communicative function children assign the mother tongue. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multilingual Classrooms : A study of four Filipino teachers' experiences

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Övrig skolnära forskning

    Author : Maria Soffronow; [2015]
    Keywords : multilingualism; mother tongue; status; education; the Philippines;

    Abstract : The majority of the world's population is multilingual, and there is an increase of demands on teachers worldwide to meet pupils' diverse linguistic needs and abilities. This paper on multilingualism aims to explore four Filipino teachers' experiences of working in a multilingual context. READ MORE