The English Department of International Burch University invites you to attend the Second Language Learning and Language Teaching workshops by distinguished scholar Professor Vivian Cook.
Date: 16.10.2012 (Tuesday)
Venue: International Burch University, Sarajevo
Place: Conference Hall, A-block
1st workshop at 11:00 a.m.
Topic: THE ROLE OF THE L1 IN TEACHING (90 minutes)
2nd workshop at 4:00 p.m.
Topic: STRATEGIES FOR LEARNING AND PROCESSING LANGUAGE (90 minutes)
Both workshops are free to attend.
Info for contacts:
Email: [email protected]
Vivian Cook is Professor of Applied Linguistics at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences of the Newcastle University in England. He is chiefly known through books on second language learning, Chomsky and spelling. Current interests include the English writing system and the multi-competence view of L2 acquisition, in particular bilingual cognition.
Founder and the first president of the European Second Language Association. Founding co-editor of Writing Systems Research.