ERIC Number: ED201186
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Study Modes and Academic Development of Overseas Students. ELT Documents, 109.
British Council, London (England). English-Teaching Information Centre.
The following articles on the performance of foreign students in English universities are included: (1) "Team Teaching and the Role of the ESP Teacher" by P. Skehan; (2) "Performance of Overseas Postgraduate Students: A Management Teacher's View" by J. C. Watt; (3) "Experiences of a Postgraduate Physics Course Tutor with Overseas Students" by R. K. Fitch; (4) "The Structure of Postgraduate Taught Courses in Engineering: Some Implications for Language Course Design" by J. E. Price; (5) "Thai Students Studying" by R. Hawkey; (6) "Writing Problems of Iranian Students" by D. Houghton; (7) "Study Modes and Students from the Middle East" by A. Dudley-Evans; (8) "The Background of Students from the Indian Sub-Continent" by R. Bowers; (9) "Responses of Overseas Students to Differing Teaching Styles" by A. Brew; (10) "Survey of University of Manchester Overseas Post-Graduate Students' Initial Level of Competence in English and their Subsequent Academic Performance: Calendar Year 1977" by K. James; and (11) "Some Code Features of Examination Scripts: A Comparison between Native Speaker and Non-Native Speaker Answers" by G. M. Greenall. (JB)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Arabs, Engineering Education, English for Special Purposes, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Indians, Science Education, Study Habits, Team Teaching
The British Council, Printing and Publishing Department, 65 Davies Street, London W1Y 2AA, England (2.50 British pounds).
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Council, London (England). English-Teaching Information Centre.