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Jurnal Dosen 5

THE IMPACT OF ENGLISH AS FOREIGN LANGUAGE IN  
INDONESIAN EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM
Milawati
STKIP PGRI Bangkalan
nyonyanoviantoro@gmail.com
Introduction
This  paper  sets  out  to  describe  the  status  of  english  as  foreigh  language  and
function  of  english  in  indonesian  educational  system  today,  by  setting  this  in  its
historical,  political,  socio-cultural  and  linguistic  context.  What  is  the  impact  of  english
as  foreign  language  in  indonesian  educational  system?.  Thus  questions  lead  to  the
following questions?
 What  historical  influences  (both  colonial  and  post  colonial)  have  been  taken
into  consideration  when  describing  the  English  as  foreign  language  in
indonesia today?
 What role has government legislation played in shaping the current educational
situation?
 What  suggestion  might  be  offered  with  regard  to  any  problems  that  have  been
identified with English as foreign language?