Efficient Scheme to Improve Students Language Competence Based on Cooperative Teaching

  • Weiqing Liu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 227)


In order to cultivate students’ communicative skills and develop their language competence, cooperative teaching has become a generally accepted teaching strategy, which has been proved to be effective. The core of cooperative teaching is making students accomplish a common learning goal through group work. In view of the current situation of college English teaching in our country, this chapter explores issues on the group work in cooperative teaching, including group work designing, group work implementation, and group work evaluation. In addition, it discusses with examples the advantages of group work and suggested improvements.


Cooperative teaching Cooperative learning Group work College English teaching 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Foreign LanguagesShandong University of TechnologyZibo CityChina

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