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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.

CERTIFICATION

To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

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 91 votes
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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  • SIRAJ ADAM OSMAN
    SIRAJ ADAM OSMAN Saudi Arabia One of my colleagues told me about this web, I was impressed since then. Admittedly, it a corner stone for teachers. Thanks,, 2015-10-28 09:10:54
  • Gringo Jusa
    Gringo Jusa Philippines This is a great information to various creative learning strategies that can be used to enhance the learning processes inside the classroom. 2015-10-14 15:10:44
  • Daisy Cardozo
    Daisy Cardozo Netherlands Well done!!! It's been a quick and easy to follow course with resources that will make our life easier !! I can't wait to use them with my students. 2015-10-07 13:10:03
  • Eman Yahia Mohammed Ebrahim
    Eman Yahia Mohammed Ebrahim Egypt Good course 2015-10-03 12:10:28
  • Bene Ribeiro
    Bene Ribeiro Brazil That's a great course! It gave me a wider view of how to use applications as tools for improving my teaching experience. 2015-09-14 15:09:23
  • 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
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