Using the first language in the second language classroom: translanguaging practices for pedagogical purposes

4:00pm - 5:00pm / Tuesday 11th February 2020 / Venue: Language Lounge, Abercromby SQ (West)
Type: Seminar / Category: Department / Series: Centre of Teaching Excellence for Language Learning
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Dr Mar Galindo - University of Alicante

This workshop presents the concept of translanguaging from three different perspectives: linguistic, psychological and pedagogical. From old language teaching methodologies to current sociolinguistic paradigms, we describe this phenomenon in the frame of plurilingualism, multi-competence and code-switching.