Department of Computer Science; Language Centre
On corpus preparation and deployment of a webbased critiquing system for English essay writing enhancement
This paper describes the use of a web-based Essay Critiquing System and its integration into in a series of composition workshops for a group of secondary school students in Hong Kong. It begins with a review and application of the hybrid learning approach, followed by a description of a methodology for corpus preparation and the distribution computing architecture for the system. Then, it explicates the way in which the system is integrated into a writing pedagogy implemented in the workshop and the feasibility evaluation result. The positive result confirms the benefits of hybrid learning.
Source Publication Title
1st International Conference on Hybrid Learning (ICHL 2008)
Fong, Joseph ; Kwan, Reggie ; Wang, Fu Lee
Hong Kong, China
City University of Hong Kong
This project is supported by the Quality Education Fund of the Hong Kong Government of Special Administration Region, China.
Wong, K., Cheung, W., Lee, F., & Lee, C. (2008). On corpus preparation and deployment of a webbased critiquing system for English essay writing enhancement. 1st International Conference on Hybrid Learning (ICHL 2008), 43-54. Retrieved from https://repository.hkbu.edu.hk/hkbu_staff_publication/6524