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A Study on the English Learning Motivation of


A Study on the English Learning Motivation of Students in Secondary Vocational Schools in Xinxiang City
新乡市中等职业学校学生英语学习动机调查分析 By Yao wenyu Supervisor: Professor Sun haiyan

1Research background
1.1The vocational education is an important part of modern education system, and it is responsible for t raining the person with ability who can work well in different industry. According to the layout made by the ministry of education, more than 60% of educatees will be trained in secondary vocational schools in our country up to 2020. English, as a basic course of vocational education in secondary vocational schools, is important for a student to begin his job career. But now, the case is not satisfactory.

1.2 A research by Jbabovits(1970) indicates that the factors affecting the result of foreign language study are motivity 33%, capacity, 33%, intelligence ,20%,others, 14%. From the conclusion we can find a way to improve the English course in secondary vocational schools, it Is the reason why I will research utilizing the motivity to inspire the students’ English learning. 1.3 Although many scholars do well in this field and gain fruit, their eyes stair on the middle school students and undergraduates, seldom pay their attention on the secondary vocational school students. I will do the job.

2 Research Questions
2.1 What are the students’ motivities of

learning English in a secondary vocational schools? 2.2 Where do the motivity diathesis lie on for a student learning English in a secondary vocational schools?

3 Research objectives
3.1 Find out the English learning motivation type and intensity of secondary vocational students. 3.2 From inside and outer aspects, find the factors influencing learning motivations, and analyze them.

4.Literature review
4.1. In Gardner and Lambert (1959)’s opinion, the motivation of learning foreign language includes instrumental and combinative 4.2Brown (1987) distinguished three kinds of motivations: whole motivation, scene motivation and mission motivation. 4.3A three level motivation mode has been put forward by Dornye in 1994 based on his reach. The three levels are: language level, learner level and learning scene level. The motivation is a concept of multi-dimension and affected by scene factors.

4.4Generally speaking, there are seven kinds of motivation factors have been confirmed by the circles of psychology and linguistics. They are: cognizing need and emotional need(Ausubel1968;Maslow1970), expectation value and effect value (Bnadura1993;Schunk1991;vroom1964), motive directing (Ames 1992;Pintrieh 2000), result attribution (Weiner1979;Platt 1988),learning goal (neei1992:Gardner1985:Wenetal1997), self confidence (Clementetal1994;HOwritz1991) and motivation behavior (Gardener1985).

5 Research design
Research 1: English learning motivation type and intensity of middle vocational school students. Research method: questionnaire investigation, case interview. Research 2: find out the influencing factors of English learning motivations of middle vocational school students. Research method: questionnaire investigation, case interview.

The research object is the students of Xinxiang advanced vestibule school (including the first, second, third vocational school, chemical school, business school and so on), Henan economy and business advanced vestibule school. Demonstration study has been done to this special colony of middle vocational school students.

6 The Outline of the thesis
Chapter 1 Introduction 1.1 research background 1.2 the status of English learning in secondary vocational school Chapter 2 Literature review of the research. 2.1 Research on foreign language learning motivation abroad 2.2 Research on foreign language learning motivation in China Chapter 3 Research Design 3.1 Research method 3.2 Questionnaires design 3.3 Procedure of research

Chapter 4 Findings and analysis 4.1 Data collection 4.2 Data analysis 4.3 Correlation between the motivation of the learners’ learning and their scores 4.4 Finding Chapter 5 Conclusion 5.1Conclusion of thesis 5.2 Limitation of the study

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