An Investigation into the Impact of ICT Applications on Improving Human’s Cognitive Skills – Implication for Language Teaching




ICT application, cognitive skills, language learning, online learning


The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of ICT application on the acquisition of cognitive skills of language learners. A questionnaire designed by Barnard et al. (2009) has been adopted to collect responses from participants in a teacher training program conducted by the University of Foreign Languages Studies, The UD. The research results demonstrate a positive tendency in language learners to acquire cognitive skills such as academic self-efficacy, time planning and management, study regulation, task strategies, and metacognitive activities when exposed to the online learning environment. This also suggests implications for language instructors to take into consideration to improve learning outcomes.

Author Biography

Huynh Ngoc Mai Kha, University of Foreign Language Studies, The University of Danang, Vietnam

Dr. Huynh Ngoc Mai Kha is working as a vice rector at the University of Foreign Language Studies, the University of Danang. She has 20 years of teaching experience at the university level. Currently, Dr. Huynh ngoc Mai Kha is teaching cognitive linguistics and professional development at the graduate level in Foreign Language Studies at the University of Danang, Vietnam.


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How to Cite

Huynh, N. M. K. (2024). An Investigation into the Impact of ICT Applications on Improving Human’s Cognitive Skills – Implication for Language Teaching. Proceedings of the AsiaCALL International Conference, 4, 150–158.

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