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Learning Technologies and Native Language Policies E-Euskara

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									         E-Euskara
Learning Basque on the Web




Nathalie Ticheler                Egiarte Giménez Etxarri
London Metropolitan University   University of Westminster
Snapshot on the Basque
Language

   Basque is a language isolate

   It does not belong to the indo-european group of languages

   Various theories regarding its origin have been formulated, including links
    to african, caucasian and dead languages

   There are various dialects and sub-dialects

   There are declensions


    Source: http://www.hiru.com
Legal texts related to the
Basque Language



   Statute of autonomy of 1979


   1982 law on the standardisation of the use of Basque
E-learning Initiatives


   Initiatives concerned with lifelong learning


   Initiatives concerned with the normalisation of the internet into the Basque
    society


   Initiatives concerned with e-learning
Other projects of interest




   The Flexi-Pack project at SOAS-UCL CETL Languages of the Wider World

    http://www.lww-cetl.ac.uk/part_3/part_3_flexipack.htm


   The London Met e-packs

    http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/epacks
Useful Web Sites

Portal of the Basque Government
http://www.euskara.euskadi.net

History, Geography, Culture, Economy and Language
http://www.eke.org

Department of Education (Basque Government)
http://www.hiru.com

Euskaltzaindia (Royal Academy of the Basque Language)
http://www.euskalzaindia.net

Observatorio de e-learning (Universidad de País Vasco)
http://pulsar.ehu.es/pulsar/intro

Basque language e-learning materials
http://www.ikasten.net

								
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