ERIC Number: ED191332
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jan
Aspects of English for Specific Purposes. Occasional Papers, No. 22.
Chambers, Fred, Ed.; McDonough, Jo, Ed.
The following papers on English for special purposes are collected here: (1) "An Investigation of Some of the English Language Problems of Overseas Students at the National College of Agricultural Engineering, Silsoe" by M. Keech; (2) "The Organization of Pre-sessional Courses, with Special Reference to Seminar Skills" by S.R. Slater; (3) "Notes towards Meeting the Pre-Session Needs of Future Students of Conference Interpretation Using English as a Source Language" by T.J. Martin; (4) "On Designing a Syllabus for an EST Course" by J. de la Cruz Rojas; (5) "A Functional Approach to the Analysis of English Language Needs in an Occupational Setting: English for Swedish Pharmacists" by P. Hedge; (6) "Simulation for Air-Ticketing Trainees with Special Attention to the Development of a Link between the Formal Classroom Situation and the Simulation" by F. Chambers; and (7) "An Evaluation of Materials Used in Adult Literacy Schemes, with Particular Reference to the Development of Reading Skills" by L. Gorman. (JB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Course Organization, Curriculum Development, English for Special Purposes, Foreign Students, Formative Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Interpreters, Literacy Education, Needs Assessment, Reading Instruction, Science Education, Simulation, Technical Education, Vocational Education
University of Essex, Department of Language and Linguistics, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ, England (2 pounds)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Essex Univ., Colchester (England). Dept. of Language and Linguistics.
Note: Papers written by students in the M.A. in Applied Linguistics program, University of Essex, Colchester, England. Not available in paper copy because of small print size of original document.