ERIC Number: ED202236
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
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Languages for Specific Purposes. Program Design and Evaluation.
Mackay, Ronald, Ed.; Palmer, Joe Darwin, Ed.
This collection of research on curriculum and program development in languages for special purposes (LSP) contains the following papers: (1) "LSP Curriculum Development--From Policy to Practice," by Ronald Mackay and Maryse Bosquet; (2) "The Problem of Needs Assessment in English for Specific Purposes: Some Theoretical and Practical Considerations," by Noel W. Schutz and Bruce L. Derwing; (3) "An Analytic Approach to Language Program Design," by Lyle F. Bachman and Gregory J. Strick; (4) "Register Research Design," by Joe D. Palmer; (5) "Discourse Analysis," by Joe D. Palmer; (6) "Toward a Theory of LSP Methodology," by Martin Keith Phillips; and (7) "Formative Evaluation in Specific Purpose Program Development," by Lyle F. Bachman. (AMH)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Discourse Analysis, Language Styles, Languages for Special Purposes, Needs Assessment, Postsecondary Education, Program Design, Program Evaluation, Second Language Programs, Teaching Methods
Newbury House Publishers, Inc., 54 Warehouse Lane, Rowley, MA 01969 ($9.95).
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