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National language as medium of instruction

papers presented at the Fourth Conference of the Asian Association on National Languages (ASANAL)
  • 550 Pages
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  • English
Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kementerian Pelajaran, Malaysia , Kuala Lumpur
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Statementedited by Asmah Haji Omar and Noor Ein Mohd. Noor.
ContributionsAsmah Haji Omar, 1940-, Noor Ein Mohd. Noor., Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka.
LC ClassificationsP41 .A84 1981
The Physical Object
FormatTrade Book
Paginationx, 550 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3934882M
LC Control Number81942077

National Languages- Medium of Instruction- Empowerment or Disempowerment. Maya Khemlani David. Francisco Perlas Dumanig. Syed Abdul Manan. Abstract. Many countries in Asia, especially SEA, National language as medium of instruction book as a result of independence, been insistent on having a national language policy for their respective countries.

They have rationalised that a nationalFile Size: KB. A medium of instruction (plural: media of instruction, or mediums of instruction) is a language used in teaching. It may or may not be the official language of the country or territory. If the first language of students is different from the official language, it may be used as the medium of instruction for part or all of schooling.

Bilingual or multilingual education may involve the use of. A national language is a language (or language variant, e.g. dialect) that has some connection—de facto or de jure—with people and the territory they occupy. There is little consistency in the use of this term.

One or more languages spoken as first languages in the territory of a country may be referred to informally or designated in legislation as national. The following is a list of territories where English is an official language, that is, a language used in citizen interactions with government officials.

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As ofthere were 55 sovereign states and 27 non-sovereign entities where English was an official country subdivisions have declared English an official language at the local or regional level. Medium of Instruction (MoI): A language used for teaching and learning significant parts (or all) of the school curriculum.

Morphology: The field of linguistics that studies the File Size: 2MB. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. An English-medium education system is one that uses English as the primary medium of instruction—particularly where English is not the mother tongue of the students.

Initially this is associated with the expansion of English from its homeland in England and the lowlands of Scotland and its spread to the rest of Great Britain and Ireland, beginning in the sixteenth. In this chapter, Medium of Instruction, from the book, Towards New Education', Gandhiji talks about the medium of instruction in schools.

This book, Towards New Education, witten by M. K Gandhi contains Gandhiji's concept of Basic Education and its various aspects. This book helps the reader to National language as medium of instruction book the evolution of Gandhiji's ideas in regard to Education mainly Basic. ground that the new policy document, titled Language Policy for Schools in Namibia, was revised.

The revised document intends to promote the use of mother tongue as a medium of instruction in the formative years of schooling (Grades ) and its continued use as a school subject in further 2File Size: KB.

Asian Association on National Languages. Conference (4th: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia). National language as medium of instruction. Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Kementerian Pelajaran, Malaysia, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book.

This is precisely the area that the authors of the Handbook for English-Medium Instruction in Higher Education in Israel have focused on.

Moreover, they have aimed for the practical, that is the outcomes of a European Union Tempus-funded project ECOSTAR. The context is one country, Israel, whose 1 Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats. [Show full abstract] report on our experiences designing the FutureLearn MOOC English as a Medium of Instruction for Academics, and reflect upon how.

This book provides critical insights into the English-medium instruction (EMI) experiences which have been implemented at a number of universities. Researcher Priscilla Harris, author of a recent study, claims that "the medium of instruction used in schools is a major cause for concern which the government has overlooked".

Issues in. Medium of Instruction-Rebat Kumar Dhakal 28 Sept. Kathmandu University • Medium of instruction as an issue • Arguments for MT • Arguments for national / international language • How it has been addressed (SSRP). Language is contentious, and the debate between national languages and mother tongues more so so.

However, Tanzania is also distinctive in having an indigenous language, Kiswahili (also known as Swahili), which is spoken by most Tanzanians, is the national language, and is the medium of instruction in primary schools.

Equating the use of a foreign language with good education is common throughout Africa. The medium of communication in the government especially in Philippine schools has brought about confusion from the national officials down to the common tao.

History points out that English has been used as the medium of instruction since the American regime. In the Constitution, Tagalog was launched as the national language. National Language as Medium of Instruction Edited by Asmah Haji Omar and Noor Ein Mohammed Noor.

Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, pp. {paperback) Reviewed by S. Gopinathan This book is a welcome and valuable addition to the very skimpy literature on the use of national non­. At that time Urdu was accepted as the national language of the country.

History of Medium of Instruction in Pakistan since till Now Urdu as National Language In all of the three constitutions of Pakistan (,and ) Urdu was confirmed as National Language of pakistan. National Language of a country has two basic Size: 91KB. the only country in Southeast Asia to have instituted a national policy requiring mother tongue-based multilingual education (MTB-MLE) in the primary school years.

While studies have long supported the use of mother tongue as the language of instruction, they have primarily been conducted in community rather than national settings. As such, littleFile Size: 1MB.

The role of the first language in English Medium Instruction. and co-editor of the Oxford Key Concepts for the Language Classroom series. Her book Focus on Content- Based Language Teaching () is the first in the series.

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Her research has focused on the learning and teaching of additional languages in primary and secondary school. This book presents the multiple facets of English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI) in higher education across various academic disciplines, an area that is expected to grow constantly in response to the competitive global higher education market.

The studies presented were conducted in various EMI. Her research interests include teacher training, ESP, English as a Lingua Franca, and English as a Medium of Instruction. Shin-Mei Kao is a professor at the Department of Foreign Languages & Literature, and the director of Foreign Language Center in Price: $ national languages rather than colonial ones throughout the primary school system (Alidou ).

Nonetheless, Tanzania has not escaped the medium-of-instruction problems plaguing so many other African countries. Although Swahili is used in primary education, English is the medium of instruction at the secondary and post-secondary levels.

There. English A Medium Of Instruction. Filed Under: Essays Tagged With: Language. 2 pages, words. As everyone know that English is international language and important medium of communication.

But there is still a Controversial topic that should English be the medium of instruction in secondary school.

Population are growing rapidly in this world. not have English as a mother tongue. Nevertheless, the language of instruction from fourth grade and onwards is indeed English. Consequently, for the majority of the population the education is in their second language.

What this essay explores is the role English as a second language has as a medium of instruction and the implications it may Size: 92KB. definition of content and language integrated learning (CLIL) given by Coyle, Hood, and Marsh (): CLIL is “a dual-focused educational approach in which an additional language is used for the learning and teaching of both content and language” (p.

The issue of terminology (e.g., EMI, CLIL) and what it represents is a complex Size: KB. both the national language of their students and in English. Other schools implement a language-by-subject programme in which some subjects within the curriculum are taught in English while the national language is used for teaching other subjects.

One example of this is the content and language integrated learning (CLIL) approach. Consider yourselves lucky - two blog entries in one day. I heard from fellow linguaphile Viktoro about a proposed bill in the Philippine House of Representatives which seeks to make Tagalog as the medium of instruction in schools.

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The full article is below is an excerpt. The bill's authors said use of the national language in the country's schools would better promote love of.

“This is an insightful critical review of the project to expand the use of English in higher education in Japan. It is an in-depth exploration of the naivety of promoting ‘internationalization’ through changing the medium of instruction, and the contradictory pressures and conceptual confusions behind this flawed academic : Hardcover.

Teaching subject matter at higher-education level through the medium of English, in countries where English is neither an official nor national language (e.g. the Netherlands, Germany), is a highly complex phenomenon fraught with challenges and benefits.ENGLISH AS MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION IN THE NEW GLOBAL olkar.B.B hi Shahu College, Parbhani Abstract The English language is continuing to establish itself as a global lingua franca in a period of unprecedented globalisation.

In the last decade educational systems worldwide have shown interest in the adoption of English as a .Though Urdu is our national language, but medium of teaching from pre-nursery or class-I in government schools should be completely changed from regional languages to .