This quantity offers international language educators and lecture room researchers with an creation to on-line intercultural trade, the job of attractive overseas language beginners in collaborative undertaking paintings with companions from different cultures by using on-line verbal exchange instruments resembling e mail, dialogue forums and videoconferencing.

The authors use their broad adventure in either the perform and learn of on-line alternate to provide a transparent assessment of the pedagogical idea at the back of on-line alternate and its contribution to varied features of overseas language studying, together with communicative competence, intercultural information and learner autonomy. The chapters examine other ways of establishing such tasks, similar to the Tandem and Cultura versions, and in addition offer transparent discussions on sensible elements of the world together with activity layout, the alternative of communique instruments and the function of the trainer.

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