Dades generals

Curs acadèmic:
Explotació de recursos per millorar la pronunciació dels alumnes a primària
Idioma principal de les classes:
Sense especificar
S’utilitza oralment la llengua anglesa en l'assignatura:
Sense especificar
S’utilitzen documents en llengua anglesa:
Sense especificar


Grup A

Semestral, 2n semestre


Activitat Horari Aula
Teoria1 dc 16-19:30
Pràctiques d'aula1 dc 16-19:30

Altres Competències

  • A.Building awareness and concern for pronunciation.
  • B. Learning to build children´s confidence and help them to overcome cultural averseness to "sounding English".
  • C. Improving the pronunciation of the English language, , paying special attention to the suprasegmentals.
  • D. Playing with the language to improve their pronunciation.
  • E. Understanding the educational purpose of teaching English pronunciation to young learners.
  • F. Searching for material in books, web sites or Cd-roms related to pronunciation.
  • G. Creating their own material using new technologies.


1. A revision and development of the phonological skills acquired in Fonètica (sounds, words, connected speech, stress, rhythm and intonation patterns.)

2. Teaching and learning pronunciation. The teacher´s role and the learner´s role. Pronunciation goals.

3. Factors that affect English pronunciation learning.

4. Analysis and development of classroom activities and material to respond to our learner´s pronunciation needs.


Tipus d’activitat Hores amb professor Hores sense professor Total
Altres 0 16 16
Anàlisi / estudi de casos 8 2 10
Assistència a actes externs 6 0 6
Cerca d'informació 8 2 10
Classes expositives 9 5 14
Classes participatives 15 6 21
Classes pràctiques 8 2 10
Elaboració de treballs 7 7 14
Prova d'avaluació 2 0 2
Visionat/audició de documents 7 2 9
Total 70 42 112


  • Brazil, David (1994). Pronunciation for advanced learners of English. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Catàleg
  • Hancock, Mark (2003). English pronunciation in use. Cambridge [etc.]: Cambridge University Press. Catàleg
  • Hancock, Mark (1995). Pronunciation games. Cambridge [etc.]: Cambridge University Press. Catàleg
  • Hancock, Mark (cop. 1998). Singing grammar : teaching grammar through songs. Cambridge [etc.]: Cambridge University Press. Catàleg
  • Taylor, Linda (1993). Pronunciation in Action. New York: Prentice Hall.
  • Vaughan-Rees, Michael (2002). Test Your Pronunciation (Person Education). Penguin English.
  • Nixon/Tomlinson (2000). Primary Pronunciation Box. Cambridge.
  • Green, Mary (1996). Folens ideas bank : phonic awareness. Dunstable: Folens. Catàleg
  • Gray, Carol, King, Sue ([2001?]). Fox in a Box. London: Ladybird. Catàleg
  • Phonics [Multimèdia] : match the sounds (2000). London: Penguin Books. Catàleg
  • Ray, Rita (1996). Understanding phonics. Dunstable: Folens. Catàleg
  • Cocking, Donna (1989). Phonic worksheets. Nuneaton [etc.]: Prim-ed Publishing. Catàleg
  • Fun phonics (1993). Creative Teaching Press.
  • Cunningham, Sarah, Moor, Peter (cop. 2002). New Headway [Multimèdia] : pronunciation course : elementary. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Catàleg
  • Cunningham, Sarah, Bowler, Bill (cop. 1999). New Headway : pronunciation course : intermediate. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Catàleg
  • Digby, Christine, Myers, John (1993). Making sense of spelling and pronunciation. New York [etc.]: Prentice Hall. Catàleg
  • Laroy, Clement (1995). Pronunciation. Oxford [etc.]: Oxford University Press. Catàleg
  • Hewings, Martin (1993). Pronunciation tasks : a course for pre-intermediate learners. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Catàleg
  • Cruttenden, Alan, Gimson, A. C.. Introduction to the pronunciation of English. Gimson's pronunciation of English (6th ed.). London: ArnoldNew York. Catàleg
  • Pronunciation power 1 [Recurs electrònic] : beginner, intermediate (cop. 2000). Edmonton, Alta: English Computerized Learning: BlackstoneMultimedia Corporation. Catàleg
  • Pronunciation power 2 [Recurs electrònic] : intermediate, advanced (cop. 2000). Edmonton, Alta: English Computerized Learning: BlackstoneMultimedia Corporation. Catàleg
  • Kenworthy, Joanne (1987). Teaching English pronunciation. London [etc.]: Longman. Catàleg
  • Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Rafal Konopka (2003). Oxford dictionary of pronunciation for current english. Oxford University Press.
  • Wells, J.C. (1990). Longman Pronunciation Dictionary. Longman.

Avaluació i qualificació

Activitats d'avaluació:

Descripció de l'activitat Avaluació de l'activitat %
Didactic research group project: improve a given didactic unit taking into account ´pronunciation`. It is part of the summative evaluation ( 40% ).
Didactic research group project: class presentation.

It is part of the summative evaluation ( 10% )
Self-access pronunciation practice. Students are allowed to use the self-access room in order to improve their pronunciation skills paying special attention to the suprasegmentals. It is part of the summative evaluation ( 10 % )
English Pronunciation in Use Test: Pronunciation Test where students will be asked questions related to ´Pronunciation in Use`. It is part of the summative evaluation ( 40 % )


Mètodes docents:
Individual, pair and group work.
A combination of theory, ear training and practical exercises.
Use of recordings (songs, rhymes, riddles,…) and other material (Internet) to plan
activities for children.

- Practical credits will be combined with theory in most classes.
- There will be a mixture of the following activities:

reading, writing, listening and speaking.
discussion of articles.

workshops: recordings, use and analysis of possible activities to be used with children in Primary schools.
Tipus d'exàmens:
Participation in class.
Ear training exercises.
Class presentations.
Research assignments.
A final paper based on material used and analysed in class.