- Program Studi
- Fakultas Komputer Dan Bisnis
- Fakultas Ilmu Terapan
The purpose of this study was to look into the English needs of Sharia bank employees in Semarang, Central Java. Qualitative research was used as the design research of this research. Thesubject of this research was30 bank employees in one sharia bank in Semarang. Research data was collected by using interviewsand questionnaires. The result of this research showed that: (1) Speaking and listening skills are more needed in their work especially as customer service thanreading and writing skills; (2) Sharia bank employees also need English material especially in the terms of banking, accounting,and also computer programs. The employees need more about special termsrelate to their jobs. Besides that, they also need skills in writing business correspondence for back-office positions.
This paper aims to disseminate and describe the use of video and technology in the digital age to improve students‘ literacy awareness as an English learning media used by a teacher in a Junior High School in Semarang to teach Recount Text. This study was conducted during the Pandemic COVID-19 crisis, so all of the processes were done through several online platforms. The study engaged students to improve their literacy through the process of listening to the explanation through audio, reading and writing a Recount text, and in the end, they practiced to speak based on the script they have made to put the caption on the videos. The result of these activities is a Recount text video made by