chapter  21
Key aspects of teaching and learning in languages
WithCarol Gray, John Klapper
Pages 22

The first sections of this chapter consider the following issues which are central to the effective learning and teaching of modern languages in higher education (HE):

• the changing face of language study in HE • the implications for HE language learning of changes at secondary level • insights from second language acquisition research • communicative approaches to language teaching • autonomous learning and learner differences • communication and information technology (C&IT) • translation.