Invited Talk - The Possibility of Using The Moodle Virtual Learning Environment to Support Content Language And Integrated Learning

Publication Date: 2014-05-22 16:16:44

Prof. Janusz Stal
Friday, May 23rd 14.00h

As Part of the Postgraduate Colloquium series

Venue: DEI Building (Polo II) - Room A5
(A-Tower, fith floor. Can be accessed by the A-tower elevator or by the stairs that give access to the upper DEI exit.)

The presentation summarises Authors’ experience in teaching both content and language with support of the Moodle Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). First, the results of a survey conducted among multinational students of Cracow University of Economics that concerned their perception of learning in a virtual environment are presented. Next, the best practices for supporting Content Language and Integrated Learning (CLIL) in blended-learning courses are proposed.

Janusz Stal is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the Cracow University of Economics (Poland). He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the Cracow University of Economics. His areas of research include applications of ICT in education, mobile technologies and cloud computing. Dr Janusz Stal has published articles in International Journal of Strategic Management and Decision Support Systems in Strategic Management, and conference proceedings of SIGCSE/SIGCUE, IIS, ICEEE, ICEL.