Powtoon: A Digital Medium to Optimize Students’ Cultural Presentation in ELT Classroom

Jurnal Teknosastik

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Title Powtoon: A Digital Medium to Optimize Students’ Cultural Presentation in ELT Classroom
 
Creator Oktaviani, Lulud
Mandasari, Berlinda
 
Description Facing industrial revolution 4.0 requires university students to provide themselves with a skill that they can use to compete with machines or computers. One of the skills is negotiation which involves mastering language, especially English as a means of international communication. However, learning English as a foreign language is not as easy as it seems. The students need to use a proper learning media which match their characteristics as digital native and motivate them in learning English such as multimedia. By using multimedia, the students will not only learn about language but also the skill about how to use the media or a computer to come up with industrial revolution 4.0. Thus, the researchers who are English lecturers aimed to encourage students in Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia (UTI) to use more web-based medium as a medium in learning English in a class, exclusively Powtoon. This research used a qualitative method since it disclosed how UTI students use Powtoon in a class and what their opinion toward Powtoon for learning English. During the research, the students used Powtoon in a class as a presentation medium for a half-semester because after mid-test they were divided into 13 groups to present the topics given by the lecturer. For each meeting, there were 2-3 groups presentation. At the end of the semester, the students were given questionnaire related to multimedia usage and responded that they felt motivated in learning English by using technology especially Powtoon. As a result, using a web-based medium in learning English can increase not only student’s ability to language but also technology.
 
Publisher Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia
 
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Date 2020-01-30
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://ejurnal.teknokrat.ac.id/index.php/teknosastik/article/view/526
10.33365/ts.v18i1.526
 
Source TEKNOSASTIK; Vol 18, No 1 (2020): TEKNOSASTIK; 33-41
2656-6842
1412-9655
10.33365/ts.v18i1
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://ejurnal.teknokrat.ac.id/index.php/teknosastik/article/view/526/pdf_1
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Lulud Oktaviani
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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