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Motivation and approaches to language learning

Learning Outcomes

If you work through this section you should be able to:

  • Consider different approaches to language learning.
  • Identify your own approach to language learning.
  • Identify useful and enjoyable learning activities.
  • Identify your weaker areas.
  • Develop improved strategies for language learning.
  • Understand the role which motivation plays in learning.
  • Understand your own motivation for learning your target language.

Reflection sheet

This downloadable reflection sheet can be used to help you reflect on your learning. It can also be used as evidence of learning and included in your portfolio or PDP (Global Student Plan).

Reflection sheet document

If you would like to use the reflection sheet, complete the first page now. When you have finished working through this section complete the second page.

Further resources about how to reflect on your learning are available in the Reflection theme.