The main goal of the communicative methodology or approach is to get a communicative competence, a real capability of communicating with others in the target language.
That methodology is the one I utilize, together with a notional-functional one.
All three are related to one another.
Thus the core of class activities should take you to communicate in the classroom, with the teacher, and among the students as well. / Photo from: caminoalagrandeza wordpress com