Uusimmat aineistot

  • Discussion note: University Language Centres in Finland – Role and Challenges 

    Tuomi, Ulla-Kristiina; Rontu, Heidi (Centre for Applied Language Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, 2011)
    The present article examines university language centres in Finland, their current role, and the challenges they face. The aim is to provide a point of comparison to Ivan Poljaković’s article on language centres in European ...
  • Discussion note: Challenges and Aspirations of University Language Centres with Particular Reference to Croatia 

    Poljaković, Ivan (Centre for Applied Language Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, 2011)
    The recent political, social and economic changes in Europe have had a great impact on higher education, in particular with regard to foreign language teaching at universities. This has resulted in an increased need for ...
  • Reconceptualising the Role of Talk in CLIL 

    Moate, Josephine (Centre for Applied Language Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, 2011)
    This theoretical paper offers a reconceptualisation of talk in CLIL based on sociocultural and dialogic theories of education. Building on these educational theories and the experiences of an on-going CLIL project, this ...
  • Migrants and Literacy Crises 

    Holm, Lars; Laursen, Helle Pia (Centre for Applied Language Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, 2011)
    International comparisons of levels of literacy have in some countries been interpreted as an indication of a prevailing literacy crisis that demands political actions to avoid negative impact on national competitiveness, ...