Share Paper: Eye Tracking in Game-based Virtual Language Learning Environment

  1. Yu-Li Chen, Department of Applied Foreign Languages,Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Taiwan
  2. Chun-Chia Hsu, Department of Culture Creativity and Multimedia,Lunghwa University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Taiwan
Tuesday, March 7 5:30 PM-7:00 PM Capitol Ballroom D & E

Abstract: Higher education institutions have undergone transformation period and experienced enormous change due to the advancement of technology. Because of the impact of globalization, English for specific purpose (ESP) instruction has been receiving tremendous attention in Taiwanese colleges and universities recently in order to shorten the gap between college education and student future workplace. The goal of the overall research plan is to create a series of game-based ESP learning platform and APPs and examine student learning effectiveness. During this initial stage, this pilot study was conducted to understand learners’ cognitive process and search experience by using eye tracking, think aloud ...