ERIC Number: ED063813
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Science and Technology in a Second Language: Papers from a Seminar Held at the University of Birmingham from 27th to 29th March, 1971.
Strevens, Peter; And Others
Papers presented at the University of Birmingham, England, focus on teaching of a second language for the explicit purpose of facilitating the study of scientific materials written in English, French, and German. Articles include: (1) "Alternatives to Daffodils," (2) "English in the Teaching of Science and Technology throughout the World," (3) "Teaching English to Scientists of Other Languages; Sense or Sensibility?," (4) "The Teaching of Rhetoric to Students of Science and Technology," (5) "Connection in Science Material," (6) "English for Scientists at the University of Zambia," (7) "French for Science Students: Objectives and Teaching Strategies," and (8) "A Language Laboratory Course to Teach German to Chemists." Appendixes contain information on current research and a list of participants. (RL)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Centre for Information on Language Teaching, London (England).
Note: CILT Reports and Papers 7