ERIC Number: ED358706
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Curriculum and Syllabus Design in ELT. Report on the Dunford House Seminar (England, United Kingdom, July 16-26, 1984).
Toney, Terry, Ed.
Proceedings of a seminar on curriculum and syllabus design for training English-as-a-Second-Language teachers are presented in the form of papers, presentations, and summary narrative. They include: "Curriculum and Syllabus Design in ELT"; "Key Issues in Curriculum and Syllabus Design for ELT" (Christopher Brumfit); "Approaches to Curriculum Design" (Janet Maw); "Graded Objectives in Modern Languages" (Sheila Rowell); "Performance Objectives in the Hong Kong DTEO" (Richard Cauldwell); "The Relationship between Teaching and Learning" (Dick Allwright); "Three Basic Requirements of Teaching and Teaching Methods" (Robert O'Neill); "The Implementation of Communicative Syllabuses" (Keith Johnson); "Evaluating Curricula and Syllabus" (Charles Alderson); "Examinations" (Charles Alderson); "Educational Technology and Curriculum Renewal" (Martin Phillips); "The Organisation and Structure of the Seminar"; "What Do We Mean by 'Curriculum' and 'Syllabus'?"; "What Gets in the Way?"; "Curriculum and Syllabus Design: What Are the Key Questions?"; "Case Study Design Tasks: Instructions and Notes for Session One"; "Case Study One: University of Sana'a Language Centre, Yemen Arab Republic"; "Case Study Two: Cairo Direct Teaching of English Operation"; "Interim Evaluation"; "Options"; and "Seminar Evaluation." An article summary, results of a pre-seminar questionnaire, and a report on an alternative case study design are appended. (MSE)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Case Studies, Communicative Competence (Languages), Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development, Curriculum Evaluation, Developing Nations, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Language Teachers, Language Tests, Modern Languages, Research Methodology, Second Language Instruction, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
English Language Division, The British Council, Medlock Street, Manchester M15 4AA, England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Council, London (England).
Identifiers - Location: Egypt; Hong Kong; Yemen