Current Perspectives on Teaching Listening in a Foreign Language - 14. Januar 2015

1. Prof. Dr. Petra Kirchhoff

Petra Kirchhoff, Dr. phil., works as professor for English language teaching and learning at Regensburg University. Her main research interests include literature in ELT, classroom videos in English language teacher education and subject-specific teacher competencies in English.

2. Abstract of the Lecture

Extensive listening and process orientation in listening are among the many new suggestions for developing the skill of listening in a foreign language. In my talk you will gain an overview of recent developments in the research on teaching and learning how to listen in a foreign language. We will also look at the practical implications of those findings for the English classroom.

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