Enhancing hotel student's communicative competence in English through active learning : use of role-playing

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Enhancing hotel student's communicative competence in English through active learning : use of role-playing

 

Author: Lee, Lai-sam Peggy.
Title: Enhancing hotel student's communicative competence in English through active learning : use of role-playing
Degree: M.Ed.
Year: 2004
Subject: Hong Kong Polytechnic University -- Dissertations
English language -- Business English -- Study and teaching
English language -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- China -- Hong Kong
Role playing
Department: School of Professional Education and Executive Development
Pages: vi, 100 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm.
InnoPac Record: http://library.polyu.edu.hk/record=b1749093
URI: http://theses.lib.polyu.edu.hk/handle/200/5385
Abstract: The language ability of students in Hong Kong is an important topic nowadays. Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) has often been the main theme of educational projects in Hong Kong. Businesses from all sectors look for staff with a good command of English. Educators have put more effort into enhancing the English standard of the people who are engaged in the tourism industries. The purpose of this study is to enhance hotel students' learning of practical Hotel English by elaborating under what conditions role-play can have a greater contribution to students' learning, examining how students perceive role-playing as a class learning activity and identifying the strengths and weaknesses of role-playing in order to refine role-playing methods to be more effective and efficient from the learner and facilitators' point of view.

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