From General to Academic English language programmes at University

Starting date
March 1, 2015
Duration (months)
36
Departments
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Managers or local contacts
Facchinetti Roberta

The project intends to analyse the many types of academic English being taught and researched in Italian universities, focussing on graduate and undergraduate courses and programmes. The data will be compared to similar studies carried out on European and non-European universities.  To this aim the study will also focus on Professional English courses and on ESP. (Budget previsto EURO 5000)

Project participants

Sara Corrizzato
Temporary Professor
Roberta Facchinetti
Full Professor
Sharon Hartle
Associate Professor
Research areas involved in the project
Lingua e linguistica inglese
Contemporary English
Lingua e linguistica inglese
English Corpus Linguistics
Lingua e linguistica inglese
English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Lingua e linguistica inglese
English Language
Lingua e linguistica inglese
English language: cultural Studies and Mentalities
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