ERIC Number: EJ623297
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Using Instructional Video To Teach Culture to Beginning Foreign Language Students.
Herron, Carol; Dubreil, Sebastien; Cole, Steven P.; Corrie, Cathleen
CALICO Journal, v17 n3 p395-427 2000
Examines whether foreign language students learn cultural information embedded in videos. Fifty beginning French students viewed eight targeted videos as part of their multimedia-based curriculum. A pretest and posttest assessed long-term gains in overall cultural knowledge and in the learning of little "c" culture (practices) and Big "c" culture (products). (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special issue: Language Courseware Design.