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長崎大学経済学部生のG-TELP スコアに見る英語習熟度の伸長に関する考察

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Title: 長崎大学経済学部生のG-TELP スコアに見る英語習熟度の伸長に関する考察
Other Titles: Examining the English Development of Economics Students of Nagasaki University as Measured by the G-TELP
Authors: 丸山, 真純
Authors (alternative): Maruyama, Masazumi
Issue Date: 25-Sep-2012
Publisher: 長崎大学経済学会 / Economics Society of Nagasaki University
Citation: 經營と經濟, 92(1-2), pp.117-150; 2012
Abstract: This article examines the English progress of first-year students of Economics in Nagasaki University by comparing their G-TELP (Level 3) scores in the first and second semesters of 2011. The 264 students took the test twice-one in the first semester and the other in the second semester. The average total score in the second semester was significantly higher than that of the first semester. A more in-depth analysis revealed the following tendencies: (a) those who scored higher in the first semester tended to produce much lower scores in the second semester; (b) conversely, those who scored lower in the first semester tended to score much higher in all sections of the test in the second semester. This suggests that the classes were more effective for lessproficient students of English than for students with higher degrees of English proficiency. The declining scores of the more-proficient students in the second semester might be in part because the classes were not offered on a proficiency basis. In conclusion, the findings of this study would seem to suggest that serious measures need to be taken to improve the English proficiency of the students with higher scores and not just the low-level ones.
Description: 是枝正啓教授、内田滋教授定年退職記念号 / In Honour of Prof. Masahiro Koreeda and Prof. Shigeru Uchida
Keywords: G-TELP / English proficiency progress
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10069/29502
ISSN: 02869101
Type: Departmental Bulletin Paper
Text Version: publisher
Appears in Collections:Volume 92 No. 1-2

Citable URI : http://hdl.handle.net/10069/29502

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