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Lights, Camera, Language

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Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: October 22, 2004
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 29, 2008
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Author: Franziska Lys and Mark Schaefer Send email to Franziska Lys and Mark Schaefer 
Northwestern University
Submitter : Jorg Waltje


For the practice and enhancement of oral language skills on various levels, new digital video technology was introduced in an advanced German conversation class to create a German language news report. Students researched their topics on-line, interviewed speakers on camera, wrote and recorded their own narration, and digitized... More

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Primary Audience: Middle School, High School, College General Ed, Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Internet Browser with Quicktime Plugin and .pdf reader
Language: German, English
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no Copyright: yes
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Robert Bledsoe
5 years ago

Robert Bledsoe (Faculty)

Excellent as a project description and as a collection of examples to motivate students involved in similar projects. An update and a set of tips for instructors would be welcome additions.

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