A Study of Effectiveness of Enhancing College Students' English Proficiency through English Salon——Taking AIB English Salon as an Example
Fen Wang, Kai-Yan Feng
Available Online September 2017.
- 10.2991/sschd-17.2017.76How to use a DOI?
- English Salon, English Listening and Speaking, College Students
In 2011 English salon was established in Guangdong AIB Polytechnic College. A survey response (80.74%) from 302 of 374 students who took part in English salon was conducted to analyze the merits and problems of English salon. The results were as follows: (1) English salon is effective in improving college students' English proficiency especially English listening and speaking; (2) English salon helps college students develop other ability and skills such as problem solving skills, leadership skills and management skills. Even though there exist some potential problems and disadvantages, measures will be taken to improve English salon in order to benefit more students.
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TY - CONF AU - Fen Wang AU - Kai-Yan Feng PY - 2017/09 DA - 2017/09 TI - A Study of Effectiveness of Enhancing College Students' English Proficiency through English Salon——Taking AIB English Salon as an Example BT - Proceedings of the 3rd Annual International Conference on Social Science and Contemporary Humanity Development PB - Atlantis Press SP - 397 EP - 402 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/sschd-17.2017.76 DO - 10.2991/sschd-17.2017.76 ID - Wang2017/09 ER -