Пути оптимизации процесса обучения языку специальности студентов-социологов
The textbook includes texts and tests for preparing and assessing the knowledge of equally school chilldren and students in writing
grammar tests on Russian Grammar.
Educational tests are quite popular as a type of learning outcomes checking in public education and in commercial education nowadays. This work is devoted to test for students, who study programming in Universities. Educational tests in “Programming” academic subject development and statistical analysis principles are described and accumulated here.
The paper deals with the application of general recommendations concerning design of educational test's questions in the "Programming" (educational) course. Examples of incorrect test tasks and ways to improve them are provided. Extra recommendations on programming-based test's questions are given.
During the implementation of the higher education reform, aimed at applying the competence-based approach to teaching, the content and form of teaching is changing. University graduates should possess a number of skills including a good command of a foreign language. When teaching a foreign language, an important role is given to spoken and professional discourse. The task of the teacher is to select effective educational practices aimed at increasing students’ motivation to cognitive process, acquiring new knowledge, developing new skills, as well as to choose methods, activities and
The paper is concerned with the methods of analysis of texts and lexical units such as collocations, colligations, chunks, clusters, hedging, etc. The aim of the research is to equip linguists, teachers and students with the skills of objective language analysis and adequate use of modern English language. The research is based upon statistical instruments of corpus manager. Cognitive interpretation of the data is presented. Conclusions are based on the results of compiling an original corpus for teaching British Studies, including 1 700 000 entries, and on analyzing professionally significant ones in a data-driven way. Implementation of corpus instruments such as concordances, collocation and colligation profiles, statistics, frequency characteristics, key-words search, word-clouds and others are under consideration. British National Corpus is used as a reference tool. Technically the research is fulfilled with the help of corpus manager WordSmith Tools 6.0.