English as a medium of instruction – a growing global phenomenon: phase 1 read the report 30 april 2014 a growing number of non-english speaking countries are using “english as a medium of instruction” (emi), instead of their mother tongue an interim report on new research conducted by the british council and the. Disadvantages of english medium school 1 heavy school fee 2 economically weaker sections of society cannot afford an english medium school for their children 3 lesser importance to other languages what are the advantages and disadvantages of having one's mother tongue as the medium of instruction during. A adhering to filipino as medium of instruction for our major subjects will only reduce our superior capabilities in communicating in the english language that we have to make it as our medium of instruction, we can develop it through the essay: “a common language is the most obvious binding element in any society. According to the english-medium, group it would be beneficial for the country's economy to have english as our schools medium of instruction yes, these are all valid arguments on both sides, but this essay is not to make a decision or to convince you which approach is better and why, but rather to give a wake-up call to. Huma cheema essay: english as the medium of education in pakistan thesis statement: pakistani education system has been ruined by language myth on the other hand, the khyber pakhtunkhwa government has changed the medium of instruction in public schools from urdu to english from april 2014. Not have english as a mother tongue nevertheless, the language of instruction from fourth grade and onwards is indeed english consequently, for the majority of the population the education is in their second language what this essay explores is the role english as a second language has as a medium of instruction and.
In philippines, the learner's first language should be the primary medium of instruction at least until grade three in the secondary education, filipino and english are primary medium of instruction the thomasites is a group of about five hundred pioneer american teachers sent by the us government to the philippines in. People those who study in abroad use english language as a medium of communication and learning after that the missionaries established high schools with english as the language of instruction which gratified the indians who wanted to study to have a sound knowledge of english language. Argumentative essay for many years, the importance of english has increased because it has became a very common language all over the world owing to this situation, there are lots of argumentative topics which are about the power of english one of them is about the medium of instruction at turkish. Abstract the english language is continuing to establish itself as a global lingua franca in a period of un- precedented globalisation in the period 1995–2005 educational systems worldwide have shown interest in the adoption of english as a medium of instruction teaching through a second lan- guage has been.
One of the main reasons why our progress is behind many developed nations is the literacy of its citizens. The paper employs a critical realist cultural political economy lens to explore the use of english as a medium of instruction (emi) at tertiary level in the east asian context the discussion builds on existing theoretical framings and on empirical research into the language–globalisation nexus, as well as on.
Abstract english as a medium of instruction in higher education institutions across the kingdom of saudi arabia is a debatable subject the ministry of higher education mandates english as the medium instruction (emi) in all the higher education institutions across the kingdom since arabic is the mother tongue of. First of all, in order to proceed with the analysis, it is important here to highlight the meaning of the term english-medium education the term refers to the use of english as the medium of instruction, the language used to teach all the schooling subjects, such mathematics, philosophy or art the term is opposed to the.