LINGUIST List 26.5

Fri Jan 02 2015

Summer Schools: Teaching through English: Opportunities and Challenges / Padova, Italy

Editor for this issue: Malgorzata Cavar <gosialinguistlist.org>


Date: 22-Dec-2014
From: Caroline Clark <direzione.claunipd.it>
Subject: Teaching through English: Opportunities and Challenges / Padova, Italy
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Host Institution: Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, Università degli Studi di Padova
Coordinating Institution: Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, Università degli Studi di Padova
Website: http://www.cla.unipd.it/eventi/leap2winterschool/index.html

Dates: 02-Feb-2015 - 06-Feb-2015
Location: Padova, Italy

Focus: Intensive course for lecturers from European universities who teach their subject through English.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: This course is aimed at university lecturers.

Description:
This intensive course, organized by the University of Padova Language Centre (CLA), is intended for teaching staff from European countries who teach, or will teach, their subjects in English. The course will be held at the University of Padova, 2 - 6 February 2015.

The objectives of the course are two-fold: firstly, it will aim to develop lecturers' language and communicative skills and build their confidence in teaching through English. Secondly, it will stimulate participants to share, explore and apply methodologies for teaching and evaluating students through English.

During the course, lecturers will engage in a series of participatory workshops using a range of interactive teaching methods. The programme is based on an integrated skills approach and aims to develop language, pedagogic and transferable communication skills.

All instructors on the course have experience of supporting lecturers in teaching through English. Lessons will be held by teaching staff from the Language Centre of Padova and by visiting lecturers, who are experts in the field of Internationalization, English Medium Instruction and Academic English.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics


Subject Languages: English

Tuition: 450 EUR
Registration: 22-Dec-2014 to 06-Jan-2015
Contact Person: Cristina Michelotto
                Email: amministazione.claunipd.it

Apply by Email: amministazione.claunipd.it
Apply on the web: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1cCF1Du3i2Lxd5G2sSITDiEqXfr_NthpXTSPUCa4KrLw/viewform

Registration Instructions:
Places on the course are limited, so participation will be on a “first-come, first-served” basis. If you are interested in applying, please complete the online form by 6th January 2015, and send your curriculum vitae by email to amministrazione.claunipd.it.

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