In order to maximize the language acquisition process for all learners – teachers need to individualize the learning for them. Therefore one of the main tools used by foreign language teachers is identifying the variables that characterizes each of their learners.
In this course, students will larn how to indentify the main variables that influence learner's abilities to study a new language such as learning style and strategies, notation, aptitude, level of anxiety, and so on.
Required Text: Learning Strategies Handbook [Paperback]; Anna Uhl Chamot , Sarah Barnhardt, Pamela Beard El-Dinary, Jill Robbins
Language learner strategies; Andrew Cohen