The 5th Undergraduate Conference on ELT, Linguistics, and Literature

Country: Indonesia

City: Yogyakarta

Abstr. due: 05.04.2017

Dates: 17.06.17 — 17.06.17

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail: ucpbi@usd.ac.id; ucsanatadharma@gmail.com

Organizers: English Language Education Study Program, Sanata Dharma University, Yogyakarta

 

Some languages are considered as an international language in this globalization era and the function is to bring information and communication around the world. English is one of the international languages that plays an important role in Indonesia. Regardless of age, social status, religion, or gender, English had become a part of our life.  Accordingly, it is important for us to exploring language, especially English. By exploring language people will further enrich their knowledge of the language and it helps them to be able to use the language properly and effectively. In line with language, especially English, there are three aspects which can be explored. They are ELT, Linguistics, and Literature. In ELT, exploring language and language learning is needed.  An educator is not only required to be professional by mastering the teaching materials, but also creative in choosing media and strategies for teaching English. From literature aspect, exploring language and language learning through the literary work can give people stimulation and inspiration to enrich their knowledge. Exploring language also allows us to know how to appreciate literary works in today’s era. The last, from linguistics aspect, exploring language and language learning can give big impact for people. Linguistics hold impacts on empowering people through the choice and use of words. Thus, there is undoubtedly a challenge for people in today’s era to have a good communication skills.

Conference Web-Site: http://ucpbiusd.com/