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Overview

Establishing Self-Access examines establishing, maintaining and developing self-access language learning (SALL). While much of it presents practical ideas dealing with issues related to SALL, they are supported by references to relevant literature and research. This link between theory and practice makes the debate about SALL accessible and makes this a useful resource for establishing and running self-access learning facilities. Its unique features include a typology of self-access facilities; a discussion about how to manage self-access; a step by step guide on evaluating self-access; a wide variety of practical suggestions for implementing self-access in different contexts. It is suitable for anyone concerned with self-access, from pre-service teacher trainees to experienced teachers and from managers of dedicated self-access centres to administrators concerned with financing self-access facilities.

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'This book intends to cover "central issues in language teaching and learning." This one certainly makes good the promise - it covers the issue of self-access language learning thoroughly, provides a lot of useful checklists and tables, and is a goldmine of cross-references.' VVLE Newsletter, Belgium
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780521585569
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication date: 3/13/1999
  • Series: Cambridge Language Teaching Library Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 296
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Acknowledgements
Introduction 1
Pt. 1 Theoretical Perspectives 5
1 Background to self-access language learning 5
2 Learners' and teachers' beliefs and attitudes about language learning 37
3 A typology of self-access 51
4 Management of self-access facilities 65
Pt. 2 Practical Perspectives 83
5 Learner profiles 83
6 Materials for self-access language learning 96
7 Self-access activities 123
8 Physical settings and resourcing 139
9 From teacher-directed to self-access learning 156
10 Counselling 180
11 Assessment in self-access learning 205
12 Evaluation of self-access language learning 225
Pt. 3 Case Studies 241
13 Introduction 241
14 Case study 1: Self-access in a primary school 242
15 Case study 2: Self-access in a secondary school 247
16 Case study 3: Self-access in a university 252
17 Case study 4: Self-access in a private language school 257
References 262
Index 272
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