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Query:   Web-based computer-aided language learning
Author:  Rodrik Wade
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Language Acquisition

Summary:   A FEW WEEKS AGO I POSTED A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ABOUT WEB-BASED
COMPUTER-AIDED LANGUAGE LEARNING. I RECEIVED VERY PROMPT AND HELPFUL
RESPONSES FROM A NUMBER OF PEOPLE. AS PROMISED, HERE IS A SUMMARY OF
THE INFORMATION I RECEIVED:

LYNNE ROECKLEIN MENTIONED THE NETEACH MAILING
LIST AS A RESOURCE AND SENT A LONG LIST OF SITES THAT ARE USING THE
WEB FOR LANGUAGE TEACHING PURPOSES:

SPECIFIC ESL SITES (FOR INSTRUCTORS AND STUDENTS)

INTERNET TESL JOURNAL HTTP://WWW.AITECH.AC.JP/~ITESLJ/
ITS ONLINE HTTP://ITS-ONLINE.COM/INDEX.HTML
ESL VIRTUAL CATALOGUE: HTTP://WWW.PVP.COM/ESL.HTM
EFL MAGAZINE: HTTP://WWW.U-NET.COM/EFLWEB/
LIST OF EDUCATIONAL MOOS: HTTP://WWW.SPEAKEASY.ORG/~PSCS/MOO.HTML
TESL-EJ ONLINE: HTTP://VIOLET.BERKELEY.EDU/~CWP/TESL-EJ/
U. OF TX COMP WRITING/RSCH LAB: HTTP://WWW.EN.UTEXAS.EDU/

SPECIFIC ESL SITES (FOR STUDENTS)
HELSINKI UNIVERSITY OF TECH: HTTP://WWW.HUT.FI/~RVILMI/PROJECT/
FRIZZY UNIVERSITY NETWORK: HTTP://THECITY.SFSU.EDU/~FUNWEB
ESL HOME PAGE: HTTP://GRANNY.LANG.UIUC.EDU/R-LI5/ESL/
DAVE'S ESL CAFE ON THE NET: HTTP://WWW.ESLCAFE.COM
ENGLISH FOR THE INTERNET: HTTP://WWW.STUDY.COM/
THE VIRTUAL ENG LANG CENTER: HTTP://WWW.COMENIUS.COM/
LINGUACENTER HOME PAGE: HTTP://DEIL.LANG.UIUC.EDU/
LINGUISTIC FUNLAND TESL:
HTTP://MATH.UNR.EDU/LINGUISTICS/TESL.HTML
LINGUACENTER SEARCH ENGINE: HTTP://DEIL.LANG.UIUC.EDU/WEB.PAGE


LOTOSHKO YURIJ ROSTISLAVOVIC POINTED ME TO A
WEB-BASED COURSE ON RUSSIAN PHONETICS:

HTTP://WWW.FUNET.FI/PUB/CULTURE/RUSSIAN/
HTML_PAGES/LANGUAGE/RUSPPHON.HTML

CLAUS-DIETER PUSCH PROVIDED THE URL OF A
WEB PAGE DESIGNED FOR SELF-TEACHING OF CATALAN:
HTTP://HALLEY.UPF.ES/GL/SALC.HTM

ACCORDING TO BRIAN NOLAN THE CENTRE FOR LANGUAGE AND
COMMUNICATION STUDIES IN TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN IS WORKING ON
WEB-BASED LANGUAGE TEACHING. THEIR URL IS:

HTTP://WWW2.TCD.IE/CLCS/HOME.HTML

SUZANNE KEMMER PUT ME IN TOUCH WITH MICHAEL
BARLOW WHO IN TURN PROVIDED THE URL OF THE
WEB-CT PROJECT WHICH I FOUND PARTICULARLY INTERESTING. WEB-CT IS A
WEB-BASED COURSE DEVELOPMENT TOOL THAT INCLUDES A RANGE OF TOOLS SUCH
AS RECORD KEEPING, SELF-EVALUATION AND TESTING, ON-LINE CHAT ETC. THE
HOME PAGE IS AT: HTTP://HOMEBREW.CS.UBC.CA/WEBCT/

DAVE POLLARD HAS PRODUCED A JAVASCRIPT-BASED
QUIZ THAT CAN BE EASILY MODIFIED. THE RELEVANT URLS ARE:

HTTP://WWW.ASTON.AC.UK/CAL
HTTP://WWW.ASTON.AC.UK/CAL/STAFF/GLEDHILL/

JENS S. LARSEN MENTIONED AN ESPERANTO COURSE IN
SWEDISH THAT MAKES INTERESTING USE OF THE WEB:

HTTP://WWW.ESPERANTO.SE/RETKURSO/INDEX.HTML

STUART ROBINSON PROVIDER A POINTER TO A
SITE FOR LEARNING PORTUGUESE:

HTTP://WWW.ARTS.GLA.AC.UK:80/PORTLANG/GODTUP.HTML

THANKS ONCE AGAIN TO ALL THOSE WHO RESPONDED TO MY REQUEST.





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RODRIK WADE PHONE: +27 (0)31 260 2617
WEB PAGE: HTTP://WWW.UND.AC.ZA/UND/LING/WADE.HTML
POSTAL ADDRESS: DEPT. OF LINGUISTICS, UNIV. OF NATAL,
PRIV. BAG X10, DALBRIDGE 4014, S. AFRICA

LL Issue: 8.669
Date Posted: 06-May-1997
Original Query: Read original query