Function of Writing
My View on Multi-media Teaching
Directions: Write a composition entitled “ My View on Multi-media Teaching”. Y
ou should write at least 150 words based on the following outline given in Chinese.
1. 多媒体教学的优点 2. 多媒体教学存在的不足 3. 我的看法
advantages disadvantages comments
Multi-media teaching is no longer something new to us. To some degree, it has become part of modern education. However, as is the case with many issues, multi-media teaching has both positive and negative aspects.
On the positive side, with the combination of word, pictures, animation, sound, video and etc. multi-media education creates positive atmosphere in the classroom, thus motivating the learners. Another underlying advantage is that multiMulti-media Teaching media teaching with its rich contents and colorful screen makes learning both instructive and enjoyable.
On the negative side, multi-media teaching sometimes lacks classroom interaction between the teacher and learners, which may have a bad effect on improving teaching efficiency. Besides, it takes a
considerable amount of
time to produce the teaching courseware on the part of teachers, thus drastically multiplying teachers’ working load.
No sensible people will deny that multi-media teaching has both benefits and drawbacks but on balance the advantages of multi-media teaching outweigh its disadvantages since such a teaching approach has become an integral part of modern education.