Skip Navigation
Please install flash or upgrade to a browser or device that supports HTML5 video

Michael Heim Speaks on Learning Languages

Michael Heim on the Role of Motivation in Learning Languages

Duration: 06:35

A Slavic Languages and Literatures professor tells us why practical necessity is a powerful motivator for learning languages. Prof. Heim knows many languages – more than 10 -- and began learning each one for a distinct reason. In this video, Prof. Heim speaks in French, German, Spanish, and Russian.

Center for World Languages