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Collaborative Language Learning Through Computer-Assisted Translation on a Wiki-Based Platform: Operations and Management

  • Vincenzo Baraniello
  • Luigi Laura
  • Maurizio Naldi
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 804)

Abstract

An ongoing project is described that aims at developing a computer-assisted translation tool in collaborative language learning, using a wiki approach. The technology stack makes extensive use of Mediawiki and relies on a Ubuntu-powered machine. The GUI closely resembles the familiar Wikipedia environment. Its integration in the syllabus of a university English language course is illustrated. The use of online surveys as a support tool is also described.

Keywords

Computer-assisted translation Wiki Language learning Collaborative learning 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincenzo Baraniello
    • 1
  • Luigi Laura
    • 2
  • Maurizio Naldi
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Philosophy Literature ArtUniversity of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Computer, Control, and Management Engineering “Antonio Ruberti”University of Rome La SapienzaRomeItaly
  3. 3.Department of Computer Science and Civil EngineeringUniversity of Rome Tor VergataRomeItaly

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