ERIC Number: ED230061
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
Reference Count: 0
English Teaching Profile (Provisional): Germany.
British Council, London (England). English Language and Literature Div.
The role and status of English instruction in West Germany is outlined. The regions of West Berlin, Hesse, and North Rhine-Westphalia are highlighted. The role of English and English instruction in the country as a whole, English instruction in the educational system, the demand for and qualifications of English teachers, textbook selection and use, English in the mass media, and British and American support for English instruction in Germany are reported. Overall, English is widely taught in the school system and standards are high. (RW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Council, London (England). English Language and Literature Div.
Identifiers: West Germany