In improving their academic performance as this type of research has never been carried out in post-soviet cis countries, dissemination of the study's findings will immensely benefit students and educators in the region keywords personality traits, academic motivation, academic achievement, learning strategies. Learning strategy research has been very prolific and much has been written about the field and its importance to language learning this paper traces the history and development of learning strategy research by anchoring it in the field of cognitive psychology in the early years from 1970 to 1990 before reviewing the. Part of a larger research project, this descriptive study identified the range and characteristics of learning strategies used in studying foreign languages related studies include a course development study, in which foreign language instructors teach their students to apply learning strategies, and a longitudinal study that. Their relationship differs between successful and unsuccessful learners in my classroom, with the aim of offering concrete advice to assist students in the process of self- regulation the data from this study suggests that a link between cognitive style and learning strategies exists and that certain types of strategy are. On jan 1, 2016, amechi boniface oha published the chapter: a review study in learning strategies theory in the book: multi-disciplinary approaches to study of african linguistics - a festschrift for ahmed amfani.
Many students are unaware of the best ways to study, and instead rely on their own intuition about what works (see this blog to read about the problem with using intuition) we can't just rely on anecdotes to determine the state of affairs, however we know students don't utilize effective study strategies as. Second language (l2) learning strategies are specific actions, behaviors, steps, or techniques that students employ—often consciously—to improve their own progress in internalizing, storing, retrieving, and using the l2 (oxford 1990b, after rigney 1978) strategies are the tools for active, self-directed. This essay aims on the study of the strategies used by chinese english major students in vocabulary learning, the differences between effective and less effective learners in using vocabulary learning strategies the study is based on qualitative research, in which 35 college students were investigated the participants. Items 45 - 50 abstract—the current study investigates the language learning strategy use ( llsu) among efl university freshmen and its relation to academic self-concept ( asc) of six strategy categories, compensation strategies were reported as the most frequently used and social strategies were the least used.
Learning strategies specialist lisa medoff, phd, supports students registered through the office of accessible education, as well as any student who would like to improve study skills, time management, organization, and/or test-taking skills students may work with learning strategies services to create a study plan for an. Turkish online journal of distance education-tojde julyl 2014 issn 1302- 6488 volume: 15 number: 3 article 22 language learning strategies used by distance learners of english: a study with a group of turkish distance learners of efl assist prof dr dilek altunay mustafa kemal university.
Language learning strategies: a study of teacher and learner perceptions muhammad fazle ramzan khan abstract along with the theories of language teaching and learning, theories on language learning strategies (lls) have recently been of key interest in the field of language education this article tries to relate. The following are general study skills guides, tutorials and articles for students, parents and teachers that offer proven tips and strategies for improving study skills habits, effectiveness and learning ability topics covered include time management, learning style, note taking, reading, math, vocabulary, writing, and listening,. Students are directed to carry out certain learning activities, but grades and other feedback to the students are primarily directed to the correctness of the outcome rather than to the strategy used to achieve the result students seldom get directed training and practice in developing study strategies rather, they stumble upon. Introduction two of the significant objectives of the introductory physics course are to teach students fundamental concepts and principles, and help them apply their knowledge successfully when problem solving (leonard, dufresne & mestre , 1996) in addition, research on the teaching and learning of physics revealed.
It can be important to be known students' learning features to increase efficiency of learning process in social studies lesson that aims educating efficient citizens therefore, in this study the learning strategies used by students, their learning styles and whether or not their learning strategies are changing according to their. This study investigates how learning strategies and motivation influence performance in web and lecture settings of a business information systems course these were measured using a survey instrument: learning performance by test scores findings suggest that using either deep or surface learning strategy leads to.
There are some simple things you can do to enhance your learning, improve your skills and get the most out of your tertiary studies. Learning strategies help students organize their thinking and be successful learners sounds simple, but there's a little more to it than following a recipe for instruction read on to learn about important research and how this directs instructional practices. Abstract the major purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between gender, second language proficiency, socioeconomic status, and language learning strategies (llss) the data for this research were provided by 50 first year university students from the hong kong polytechnic university, using sill. Students who get good grades simply use essential study skills and strategies one study found that a key set of learning strategies explained 90% of the variance in high-school gpa and 48% in standardized test scores professor barry zimmerman of cuny and anastasia kitsantas of george mason.
The present study examines the dynamic relationship between academic performance of high school students and their respective learning and study strategies two hundred thirty-six high school students were recruited to participate in this study by completing a chinese version of the learning and study strategies. This study, using oxford's 80-item strategy inventory for language learning ( sill), examines the self-reported language learning strategy use of 678 university students learning japanese and french as foreign languages in singapore the study differs from previous sill studies in that the participants were bilingual from. Abstract—this study investigated the relationships between the active learning strategies (discussion, video clips, game show, role– play, five minute paper, clarification pauses, and small group) and academic achievement among a sample of 158 undergraduate psychology students in the university of the west indies. Abstract the aim of this article is to examine the psychometric properties of a learning strategies scale for university students the scale was composed of 49 likert scale items related to cognitive and metacognitive strategies it was applied in a sample of 1,490 university students the factor analysis revealed that 35.