[Corpora-List] CfP: 11th International Symposium on Teaching English at Tertiary Level (Hong Kong)

Phoebe Lin lmsphoebe at gmail.com
Wed Apr 27 18:05:38 CEST 2016

*11th International Symposium on Teaching English at Tertiary Level*

*9-10 December 2016, Hong Kong*

11th International Symposium on Teaching English at Tertiary Level is jointly organised by the Department of English of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures of Tsinghua University and School of International Studies of Zhejiang University, China. As a part of the celebration of the 80 year’s anniversary of PolyU, it aims to provide a platform for academics and research students to discuss and review various issues related to English studies in tertiary education. The theme of the conference is *Rethinking ELT in Higher Education*.

The organizing committee welcomes abstracts addressing research and pedagogical issues at the tertiary educational level. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the following topics:

- English for Academic Purposes

- English as Medium of Instruction (EMI) in higher education

- Challenges in ELT today

- Second Language Acquisition

- Language testing and assessment

- Multi-literacies in education

- EFL for career development

- Education discourse

- Corpora in language learning and teaching

- Teacher development

- Material design and development

*Abstract submission*

All individual presentations will be 25 minutes in length, including 5 minutes’ question time. The abstract should have a maximum of 250 words (excluding references).

Each participant can submit only one abstract as the lead author and one abstract as a co-author.

Online submission is via EasyChair at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=istetl11

The conference website is https://www.polyu.edu.hk/engl/event/11thISTETL

*Important dates*

Deadline for abstract submissions: *15 August 2016 *

Notice of acceptance: 15 September 2016

Deadline for online payment registration (for presenters): 15 October 2016

Programme announcement: 1 November 2016

Deadline for full paper submission: 31 January 2017


Organiser: inter-University Centre for Applied Language Sciences

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