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English for academic purposes : a guide and resource book for teachers

Author: R R Jordan
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Series: Cambridge language teaching library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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English for Academic Purposes provides a comprehensive overview of the field of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for teachers. It not only looks at study skills, but also at other central concerns of EAP, such as needs analysis, syllabus and course design, methodology and materials, learning styles, tests and exams, and academic style and genre analysis. In addition to general EAP, the author also considers  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R R Jordan
ISBN: 0521554233 9780521554237 052155618X 9780521556187 9780511733062 0511733062
OCLC Number: 35718536
Description: xx, 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. English for academic purposes and study skills --
ch. 1. EAP and study skills : definitions and scope --
ch. 2. Needs analysis --
ch. 3. Surveys : students' difficulties --
ch. 4. EAP syllabus and course design --
ch. 5. Evaluation : students and courses --
ch. 6. Learning styles and cultural awareness --
ch. 7. Methodology and materials --
ch. 8. Evaluating materials --
pt. 2. Study skills and practice (EGAP) --
ch. 9. Academic reading --
ch. 109. Vocabulary development --
ch. 11. Academic writing --
ch. 12. Lectures and note-taking --
ch. 13. Speaking for academic purposes --
ch. 14. Reference/research skills --
ch. 15. Examination skills --
pt. 3. English for specific academic purposes --
ch. 16. Academic discourse and style --
ch. 17. Subject-specific language --
ch. 18. Materials design and production --
ch. 19. concerns and research.
Series Title: Cambridge language teaching library.
Responsibility: R.R. Jordan.
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