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COMMUNICATIVE LANGUAGE TEACHING IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Опубликовано: 28 Бер 2019 / Нет комментариев / 133 переглядів

Vikroriia Hryhorash
Odesa I. I. Mechnikov National University, Ukraine

The 20th century has seen an immense leap in language teaching methodology. Grammar Translation, the Direct Method, Audio-Lingualism – all preceded what some have called the Age of Methods, comprising most of the final decades of the last century [4]. When communicative language teaching (CLT) was first developed in the 1970s, it was widely seen as the definitive response to the shortcomings of previous approaches and the communication needs of a globalized world.

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INTRODUCTION OF BLENDED LEARNING TO UKRAINIAN UNIVERSITIES: BENEFITS AND OBSTACLES

Опубликовано: 4 Бер 2019 / Нет комментариев / 155 переглядів

Elena Rumyantseva
Odesa I.I. Mechnikov National University, Ukraine

INTRODUCTION

The Ukrainian Ministry of Education had identified the improvement in levels of English in Ukraine’s universities as a priority. At the same time, the most needed 21-st century skills, i.e. abilities that students need to develop in order to succeed professionally in the information age, are critical and creative thinking on one hand and ICT (Information Communication Technology) skills on the other hand. University graduates with both of these skills are in great demand by employers in many sectors. Within this context blended learning is a well-suited instrument to perform the above tasks.

4.03.19