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Web Applications for Language Teaching Course


Web Applications for Language Teaching
Web Applications for Language Teaching

Improve your English by using effective online applications to practise


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Course Description

As society becomes increasingly multi-cultural, never before have language skills and tools for simplifying learning concepts been so essential. Web Applications for Language Teaching is a free online course from ALISON that introduces learners to a handful of web based applications that will serve as invaluable aids for teaching foreign languages as well as other subjects in a fun and accessible manner. This course is ideal for teachers, students, or anyone else seeking new ways to augment the traditional classroom learning experience.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will be able to use and upload content to the Listen and Write dictation website helping you improve your English by using articles, video and much more. You will understand how to use the DVolver website to create dialogues and animations. These interactions will help you to develop your language skills effectively. You will have a good knowledge of the Lingro website, your will be able upload a web page to the site, which turns it into a clickable page. This allows you to click on any words you do not understand and get a full explanation and translation. You will understand how the website records the words you have used and even put the words into games to further enhance your learning experience. You will understand how to use and download the Magnet application on your computer and you will be able to create words to help you form sentences in an easy step-by-step manner.


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Course Rating (By Learners): 5 stars based on 88 reviews
Course Title: Web Applications for Language Teaching
Course #: 328
Course Publisher: Russell Stannard
Course Category: 1
Content Origin: Russell Stannard's teaching and research experience - and the feedback of his many thousands of students.
Course Description: As society becomes increasingly multi-cultural, never before have language skills and tools for simplifying learning concepts been so essential. Web Applications for Language Teaching is a free online course from ALISON that introduces learners to a handful of web based applications that will serve as invaluable aids for teaching foreign languages as well as other subjects in a fun and accessible manner. This course is ideal for teachers, students, or anyone else seeking new ways to augment the traditional classroom learning experience.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 12 December 2011
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation:
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Flor Insignares
    Flor Insignares Colombia I think it was excellent. 2015-08-02 14:08:28
  • Masha Gribenyuk
    Masha Gribenyuk Kazakhstan Thanks for the course! I've got really useful information which I am going to practice with my students. 2015-03-16 13:03:43
  • Krish Sieveking
    Krish Sieveking Canada Neat! Easy and very useful apps. Thanks. 2015-03-15 19:03:16
  • José Martin Arrocha
    José Martin Arrocha Mexico It´s an excellent course, using new interesting tools when learning or teaching is really helpful. 2015-02-17 18:02:36
  • Marlinda L. Daquipil
    Marlinda L. Daquipil Philippines Very effective learning process as I am a visual learner as well. I am a newbie and an enthusiast for online teaching, this helps me to review the topics again and again in order to master. I can even try to download and visit those apps. Thanks very much for these information, Russel. 2015-02-06 09:02:24
  • Sara Grim
    Sara Grim Taiwan Thank you for sharing about some really useful and interesting web apps for language teaching! Nice! 2014-11-11 12:11:50
  • Anna Vanti
    Anna Vanti Greece Very helpful, thank you very much 2014-11-11 10:11:33
  • Elena Grushina
    Elena Grushina Russian Federation I only want to add that all the information was really useful and new for me. I'll definitely be using them at my lessons. I also would like to have another part of the course with more info. So, please, if it's possible do all your best to continue sharing the resourses with us. Thank you so much! 2014-11-08 21:11:27
  • Elena Grushina
    Elena Grushina Russian Federation I do apreciate the new resourses given in the course. All the ideas seems exciting and encouraging to learn and enlarge the knowledge of vocab and grammar. I'm looking forward to try them all the nearest time with my students. I hope these resources will help me to make my lessons more fun. Thanks a lot! You've been doing great job! Waiting for some new superb apps info from you! 2014-11-08 21:11:19
  • Sofia Ligawen
    Sofia Ligawen Bahrain The web applications are useful to learners of different levels. 2014-11-07 16:11:27
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