Year 2020, Volume 4 , Issue 1, Pages 86 - 100 2020-12-26

The Use of Technology and Its Effects on Language Learning Motivation

Semahat AYSU [1]

This study aimed to find out the effects of technology use on the motivation level of foreign language students in the language classrooms. For this reason, an experiment was carried out in this study. There were two groups of students who were studying in Tourism and Hotel Management Program. 20 of them were in the control group while 25 of them were in the experimental group. The same questionnaire developed by the researcher was administered to both groups as a pre- test and a post-test. The results indicated that; while there were not any significant differences between two groups as a result of pre-test, students in the experimental group were highly motivated after a four-week treatment. On the other hand, there was not a significant difference in students’ motivation level in the control group.
Motivation, Technology, English Language, Foreign Language Learning, Experiment, Pre-test, Post-test, Tekirdağ Namık Kemal University, Vocational School
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Subjects Language and Linguistics
Journal Section Articles

Orcid: 0000-0001-6431-9983
Author: Semahat AYSU (Primary Author)
Country: Turkey


Publication Date : December 26, 2020

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