European Commission's "Study on the Impact of ICT and
New Media on Language Learning" was carried out between June 2008 and May 2009 by an international research team assembled by Ellinogermaniki
The study had been awarded to Ellinogermaniki Agogi following a call for tenders by the Education
and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA 2007/09).
objectives of the study were to:
the current situation concerning the use of ICT and new media for language
learning and teaching, mainly beyond school and university in the learner's
working life and/or personal life,
- to investigate
any possible future trends in this area, and
- to explore
whether the motivation to learn languages can be enhanced through the
use of ICT-supported learning and new media.
adopted an inclusive approach and covered formal, non-formal and informal