ERIC Number: ED227655
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Innovations in Curriculum and Examinations at Second Level. Proceedings of the National Modern Languages Convention (1st, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, January 29-30, 1982).
Ruane, Mary, Ed.; Singleton, David, Ed.
The papers focus on an overview of current developments, language needs of secondary students, and the status of syllabus and examination changes. In addition to the opening and closing addresses and reports from 15 informal workshops, six papers are provided on such topics as reasons for learning a foreign language (A.R. Clarke and others), the place of foreign languages in the curriculum (P.S. Greers), the implementation of the Institiuid Teangeolaiochta Eireann Modern Language Project in the classroom (J. Sheils), reform in the official curricula and examinations (C. Daly and others), national policy on future reforms (S. O. Conghaile), and a communicative approach to examinations (D. G. Little). (RW)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dublin Univ. Trinity Coll. (Ireland). Centre for Language and Communication Studies.