Literacy as a part of adult education in Ireland

Ситник, Ольга Іванівна (2014) Literacy as a part of adult education in Ireland Збірник наукових праць Уманського державного педагогічного університету імені Павла Тичини (2). pp. 343-349.

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Abstract

The article is presented the «literacy» concept evolution; a number of the term definitions are given, based on the systematic innovation and the complexity of the «literacy» concept. In order to do so, the types and forms of literacy are characterised, and the main features description of the adult literacy in Ireland is given. The author defines the characteristic features of literacy in adult education and examines the Irish experience in order to study the system of work to improve the literacy level among the adult population. The nature of adult literacy is also highlighted. Finally, the article concludes with a discussion of the issues that face modern society in the system of adult education entering the information and knowledge society.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: literacy; functional literacy; critical literacy; adult literacy; adult education
Subjects: Articles in journals > Збірники наукових праць
Divisions: Institutes > Pedagogical Institute > Chair of Foreign Languages and Teaching Methodology
Depositing User: Ю.В. Руднік
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2015 15:53
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2015 15:53
URI: http://elibrary.kubg.edu.ua/id/eprint/5194

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