700 Reasons: Reason #73

Reason: 73
An environmental language programme encourages the development of self-management skills both when students are working independently and as part of a team. It also develops cognitive skills and encourages learners to engage in a critical dialogue with themselves, the materials and their peers
Honeybone, A., Brossier, V. (2000) ‘The University of Hertfordshire environmental French programme’ in King, A. (ed) Languages and the Transfer of Skills (London: CILT), pp. 102-109
Related Keywords:
Academic skills, Autonomy, Communication, Critical thinking, HE (Higher Education sector), Language for specific purposes, Teamwork