Essays about: "textbooks analysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 100 essays containing the words textbooks analysis.

  1. 1. A multimodal critical discourse analysis of Swedish teaching materials for English

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Kate Varga; Ronja Cato; [2021]
    Keywords : Arts; CDA; English language teaching; ELT; ELT textbooks; ethnicity; gender; MCDA; multimodal; representation; social semiotics; visual grammar.;

    Abstract : Education in the Swedish school system should aim to assist pupils in the development of fundamental values. This study investigates to what extent different groups of people are represented within two textbooks for English language teaching (ELT), produced in Sweden and commonly used in Swedish schools and how these representations correlate with the values indicated in the curriculum. READ MORE

  2. 2. Teachers’ Attitudes towards the Use of Textbooks in English Teaching

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS); Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kultur, språk och medier (KSM)

    Author : Sofie Sjögren; Beatrice Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Textbooks; Attitudes; ESL; Teachers’ Perspective; Curriculum; Teaching Aid Analysis;

    Abstract : The subject area of this study is English Teachers’ usage and attitudes towards textbooks when teaching. From personal work and practice experiences, teachers base their English teaching solely on textbooks. For many years, the use of textbooks in different subjects has been criticized. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gender and Queer in Swedish EFL Textbooks

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Melisa Demir; [2021]
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    Abstract : The aim of the study is to investigate how gender and sexualities are represented in a sample of Swedish EFL textbooks in order to explore how EFL textbooks convey and include democratic values according to the curriculum. The analysis is done by a close reading of three selected EFL textbooks: Blueprint, Echo: Main Issues, Viewpoints 1 in order to study how gender and sexuality representation appears in implicit and explicit ways. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gender in the English Language Classroom : A comparative study of gender portrayals in textbooks for the course English 6 in the Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Josefin Willman; [2021]
    Keywords : critical discourse analysis; gender; sex; textbook analysis; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore how textbooks aiming at the course English 6 in the Swedish upper secondary school display male, female and transgendered characters in fictional texts. The study also seeks to investigate what genders are represented in the authors of the analysed fictional texts in the textbooks. READ MORE

  5. 5. A critical discourse analysis of the construction of knowledge of gender in sociology at upper-secondary school

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Rachel Jarmo; [2021]
    Keywords : pedagogy; learning; gender; Basil Bernstein; sociology; upper-secondary school.; pedagogik; didaktik; ämnesdidaktik; sociologi; genus; Basil Bernstein; gymnasiet.;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a critical discourse analysis of how the sociology of gender is constructed in the sociology syllabus and two textbooks aimed for use at upper secondary school level. I use Bernstein’s theory of framing and classification to understand how power over knowledge is distributed through this construction. READ MORE