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The World as a classroom

Coleman, James A. and Baumann, Uwe (2005). The World as a classroom. In: Hurd, Stella and Murphy, L. eds. Success with languages. Routledge Study Guides. Routledge, pp. 140–160.

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Abstract

About the book: Beginning to learn a completely new language can be a daunting prospect. Success with Languages is designed to help all students develop the skills they need to become an effective language learner and to make the most of language study.
Written by experienced language teachers at the Open University, this book offers undergraduates and postgraduates crucial and practical advice on important areas such as:
* choosing a language and study programme
* setting personal goals for language learning and monitoring progress
* using ICT to support language learning.
Each of the ten chapters features a number of exercises in order to help students assess the ways they learn and consider where improvements can be made, making the most of media available and how to use resources effectively.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-415-36836-7, 978-0-415-36836-0
Extra Information: The chapter in question is Chapter 7.
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 2765
Depositing User: Users 13 not found.
Date Deposited: 19 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:48
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/2765
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