Effects of Market Economy Upon Reform of Foreign Language Education in the Institutions of Higher Learning
(Department of International Studies，Xi’an Technological University，Xi’an 710032，China)
Abstract：With the market economic development and economic prosperity，there will be a great demand for the foreign language talents. For this reason，it is imperative to carry out the reform of foreign language education in the Institutions of higher learning. Meanwhile，the reform of foreign language education in the institutions of higher learning is bound to subject to the effects of market economy. This paper analyzes both the positive and negative effects of market economy upon the reform of foreign language education in the institutions of higher learning，endeavouring to give full play to its positive effects so that a teaching mode for foreign language education adaptable to market economic development can be established.
Key Words：market economy；foreign language education；innovative education；talent qualifications