4th International Conference on ESP/EAP/EMI in the Context of Higher Education Internalization

Country: Russian Federation

City: Moscow

Abstr. due: 17.10.2017

Dates: 23.11.17 — 25.11.17

Area Of Sciences: Pedagogy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: english@misis.ru

Organizers: The NUST-MISiS, in partnership with the British Council Russia and the Association of “Global Universities”

 

The NUST-MISiS, in partnership with the British Council Russia and the Association of “Global Universities” is proud to host the 4th International Conference on ESP/EAP/EMI in the Context of Higher Education Internalization. These institutions are currently working within the Russian Academic Excellence Initiative, widely known as the 5-100 Project.
The conference will take place in Moscow on 23-25 November 2017.

This international forum is dedicated to key issues related to teaching English as a global language of science and education. It is intended for ELT professionals actively engaged or interested in learning more about ESP, EAP, and EMI.

The program will feature international speakers, panel discussions, master-classes, workshops and poster sessions on new approaches to teaching English at universities.

Key themes:

    The role of transferable skills in university curricular and teaching English.
    Content and language integrated models of teaching English at universities.
    Academic writing pedagogy and specialized university services.
    Problem-based, task-based and project-based teaching/learning.
    Professional development of university teachers.
    New products, services, projects, and expertise in ESP/EAP.

Learn:

    Learn what the new trends in global education are and what is happening in ESP/EAP/EMI.
    Learn what the response of Russian higher education is to the new challenges of global education.
    Learn how teachers are addressing some of the big issues in ESP/EAP/EMI.
    Learn how teachers are carrying out action research and what they are discovering.
    Learn how teachers are turning ideas into teaching materials and introducing new practices.

Connect:

    Meet teachers, materials writers and publishers.
    Hear their ideas and share yours.
    Become a part of the ESP/EAP community and experience the fun and excitement that we all felt at last year’s conference.

 

Conference Web-Site: http://eapconference.misis.ru/programme/call-for-papers/