EFL Students’ and Lecturer’s Perceptions on Collaborative Writing

Ade Ismail, Ninuk Lustyantie, Emzir Emzir


The study aims to explore in-depth students' and lecturer’s perceptions of collaborative writing. There are four perceptual focuses; conceptual understanding, forms of cooperation, writing skills, and classroom atmosphere. This study used a qualitative method involving 31 students who took academic writing courses and an English Lecturer. The research data were collected through questionnaire and analyzed descriptively. The results showed that students and lecturer had a positive perception of the collaborative writing model in terms of understanding concepts, forms of cooperation, writing skills, and a pleasant learning classroom atmosphere. One of the most dominant aspects of students' perceptions about collaborative writing is the development of cooperation between them in the learning process (Storch 2018), which improves their writing abilities and skills (Zhang 2018).




Collaborative Writing; Students’ and Lecturer’s Perceptions

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18415/ijmmu.v7i11.2128


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