Linking LOTE and Interpersonal Development

Building social relationships

Intercultural aspects of relationships between people; skills in negotiation

Working in teams

Team roles; team skills

Learning in the Interpersonal Development domain supports students to learn skills in creating and maintaining positive relationships with others. Language learning provides many opportunities for students to learn and apply the skills of this domain:

LOTE learning is more effective when students consciously work on the skills of co-operation and collaboration, and are attuned to the social and cultural conventions which underpin relationships between people.

LOTE work lends itself to opportunities for skill-building in both dimensions of Interpersonal Development.

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