Canale and Swain’s Communicative Competence

Creative Associates International

This handout explains the model of communicative competence, including definitions of grammatical competence, discourse competence, sociolinguistic competence and strategic competence.

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Training Event: 
Algeria Ministry of Higher Education Faculty Course
Partner Organizations: 
School for International Training (SIT)
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This resource is part of the Day Two: Communicative Comp ELC series.

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