LINGUIST List 28.710

Mon Feb 06 2017

Summer Schools: Erasmus+ Staff Training Week 2017 “new Opportunities and Challenges in Foreign Language Teaching”/Greece

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Date: 02-Feb-2017
From: Alexandra Galani <>
Subject: Erasmus+ Staff Training Week 2017 “new Opportunities and Challenges in Foreign Language Teaching”/Greece
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Host Institution: University of Ioannina

Dates: 26-Jun-2017 - 30-Jun-2017
Location: Lefkas, Greece

Focus: The Foreign Languages Centre and the Center for the Study of the Hellenic Language and Culture at the University of Ioannina organise a staff training week in the framework of the Erasmus+ programme entitled “New opportunities and challenges in foreign language teaching”. The training week will take place on Lefkas Island from 26 to 30 June 2017 at Ionian Blue Hotel. The working languages are English and/or Greek. The programme is addressed to language teachers, academics, teacher trainers, school advisors/directors and students in the field of foreign language learning and teaching, as well as non-teaching staff involved in managing language courses.
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

The course introduces cutting-edge research on the most important topics of interest in the field of foreign language teaching and learning, with an extra focus on Higher Education. The theoretical sessions are interactive and complemented with participants’ reflective work and practical sessions, encouraging the exchange of experiences and good practices in foreign language teaching and learning as well as course management.

Τhematic areas:

- Teaching world languages
-- English as Lingua Franca, EAP, ESP, English for Professional Purposes
-- Greek as a second/foreign language, Greek for Specific/Professional Purposes

- Οrganising modern language courses using innovative methodologies
- Foreign languages in promoting internationalisation of Higher Education

Subject Languages: English
                    Greek, Modern

Registration: 02-Feb-2017 to 19-Feb-2017
Contact Person: Alexandra Galani

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Registration Instructions:
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