Department of Education

Henriette L. Arndt

DPhil Student

College Affiliation: St Hilda's College

Henriette Arndt is a doctoral student in Education with a specialisation in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition.

Her research is funded by the Economic and Social Research Council and the Foundation of German Business.

Henriette has returned to Oxford for her doctoral studies after working as an International Marketing Assistant for Amsterdam University Press.  She previously completed her MSc in Applied Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition at the University of Oxford, for which she was awarded a distinction, and her Honours BA in Liberal Arts and Sciences at Amsterdam University College, in which she focused on linguistics, psychology, and media studies.

Supervisors:
Dr Robert Woore and Dr Jessica Briggs

Research interests:
Informal language learning, incidental language learning, social media, online communities, YouTube, vocabulary learning, , language learning motivation, self-regulation, autonomous learning.

Thesis

Motivation, engagement, and attitudes in informal second language learning

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