Innovative methods in ESP teaching in a technical university

Authors: Aljavdina N.G., Margaryan T.D. Published: 23.10.2013
Published in issue: #7(9)/2013  
DOI: 10.18698/2306-8477-2013-7-93  
Category: Technological aspects of the engineering education | Chapter: Pedagogics  
Keywords: english for specific purpose (ESP), information and communications technologies (ICT), multimedia technologies, WebQuest, Wiki, higher professional education

In a modern technical University study of English plays an important role and is the essential component in the professional training of specialists for various branches of industry. Introduction of the innovative methods into the process of study is actual and of a practical importance. The clever combination of the traditional methods with the modern technological opportunities helps to produce creative atmosphere in a classroom, enhances students' inducement. There is a brief survey and analysis of Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) in ESP in the article.