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香港科技大学语言教育中心主任Dr. Sai-tao TONG学术报告和工作坊通知

发布日期:2017-05-17 | 阅读次数:

  受外国语学院大学英语教研室和EAP教研中心邀请,香港科技大学人文社会科学学院副院长、语言教育中心主任Dr. Sai-tao TONG将到我院做学术报告和主持工作坊。

  香港科技大学语言教育中心承担全校学生语言教学工作,针对学生的学业、学术和未来发展建立和建设学术英语(EAP)课程体系,并划分为三个递进课程系列。为确保课程教学内容紧跟最新的科技发展,所有课程全部使用校本教材,自己开发、更新教学材料。同时建立校本评估体系,研发了校本语言测试体系(ELPA)。

        

  学术报告题目:EAP in Transition: Insights from 25 years of EAP Evolution at a Hong Kong university

  演讲人:Dr. Sai-tao TONG

  时间:2017年5月23日(星期二)9:00 – 12:00

  地点:北京理工大学中心教学楼515

  工作坊主题:Critical alignment and positive washback in EAP assessment: The case of ELPA

  时间:2017年5月23日(星期二)14:00 – 17:00

  地点:北京理工大学中心教学楼524

  主办:外国语学院大学英语教研室、EAP教研中心

         

  Dr. Sai-tao TONG简介:

  Dr. Sai-tao TONG has 39 years’ experience in language education in Hong Kong, teaching at both secondary and tertiary levels, and being involved in teacher education for language teachers. 

  In his current role as Acting Director of the Center for Language Education at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), he is responsible for the development and implementation of language courses for both undergraduates and postgraduates at the university. His areas of interest include EAP (English for Academic Purposes), CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning), and Language Assessment.

  In the last fifteen years, he has been invited to deliver talks and workshops at tertiary institutions, and has also been commissioned to conduct corporate training sessions for both private and public sectors, in Hong Kong and overseas.