The tool is perfect for language trainers who offer courses on specialized themes like biology, physics, astronomy, philosophy, business, chemistry, computer science, economy, history, literature, mathematics, political sciences, religion, etc.
For example the trainer could use some of the text for exercises like listening comprehension, translation, multiple choice or reading comprehension, questions and discussions.
The videos are also good tool for class and home activity.
Pros and cons:
+ Mobile friendly
+ Various themes
+ Rich database with texts and articles
– Could not be used by beginners
– Not appropriate for self-preparation
The resource offers huge amount of various information on different topics. Only learners with good language level can benefit from the information. All the features are available on mobile devices also which is very useful for the learners and trainers.
|Complexity of the development / implementation of the content||Average design portal with resources. There is too much information in the front page and is difficult to find what you are looking for. The portal includes many different free courses for others subjects.|
|Comfort of use||Easy|
|Skills and knowledge required||Basic|
|Hardware requirements||Computer, tablet, Smartphone|
|Software requirements||No specific software requirements|
|Expected technological tendency/trend||Average, average design low level of usability but there are links to many free courses.|
|Mobile friendly||Yes||Registration required||No|