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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Program of English as an International Language
Program Homepage: http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/eil/postgrad.html
Institution: Monash University
Address: Building 11
Monash University, Clayton Campus
City: Clayton, Melbourne, Vic
Zip/Postal Code: 3800
State/Province: Victoria
Country: Australia
Application Deadline: any time of the year
Contact Person: Farzad Sharifian , Dr

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Phone: +61 3 9905 1281
Fax: +61 3 9905 5437
Linguistic Subfield(s): Applied Linguistics
Program Size: Small (1-10 students)
Program Description: Postgraduate and graduate courses in the program of English as an International Language are designed for candidates who are interested in exploring the issues that are associated with the role of English as an international language. The course covers issues that relate to the socio-cultural, conceptual, and ideological considerations that relate to the spread of English around the world. It addresses issues such as the speaker's identity, teaching of English as an international language, and the use of English as a Lingua Franca in international professional contexts.
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