ERIC Number: ED295412
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the Annual Eastern Michigan University Conference on Languages for Business and the Professions (5th, Ann Arbor, Michigan, April 10-12, 1986).
Voght, Geoffrey M., Comp.
Forty-five conference papers are presented in six sections: getting started in languages for special purposes (concerning teaching, curriculum development, finding, and resources); Spanish for business and the professions; French for business and the professions; other languages (English as a second language, German, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, and Japanese) for business and the professions; language studies and the international business curriculum; and miscellaneous papers (internships and field experience programs, reading strategies, cross-cultural training, popular culture, computerized instruction, language training for university personnel, and languages and the information professions). (MSE)
Descriptors: Arabic, Business Administration Education, Business Communication, Cultural Context, Curriculum Development, English for Special Purposes, English (Second Language), French, Fund Raising, German, Grantsmanship, Higher Education, Hispanic American Culture, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Materials, Internship Programs, Journalism, Languages for Special Purposes, Liberal Arts, Mandarin Chinese, Medicine, Persuasive Discourse, Professional Education, Program Design, Relevance (Education), Second Language Instruction, Second Language Programs, Secondary Education, Spanish, Summer Programs, Technical Writing, Translation, Writing Skills
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Eastern Michigan Univ., Ypsilanti.
Note: For individual papers, see ED 276 261 and FL 016 587-630.