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Courriel professionnel: marie-josee.hamel@uOttawa.ca
Faculty of Arts
Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute
Dr. Hamel's research looks at interface ergonomics in the context of Computer Assisted Language Learning. She seeks to describe the use by language learners of online resources such as dictionaries and translation aids and in particular, to measure the usability of these resources for various types of language tasks. The aim of her research is increase knowledge about the language learner-task-tool interaction at the computer, to find ways to improve the overall quality of this interaction and as a result, its language learning outcome.