2nd International Conference on English Across the Curriculum

3 - 5 December 2018 The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Pre-conference Workshops: 3 December 2018

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2nd International Conference on English Across the Curriculum

This is the second International Conference on English Across the Curriculum (EAC) to be held at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The conference and the pre-conference workshops will explore ways to enhance students’ English literacy in discipline content subjects via collaborations between academics from different disciplines and language teaching units. The conference aims to include multiple perspectives on EAC and Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and expand the scholarship in this increasingly important aspect of education. Academics and educators from universities and schools are welcome.

Plenary Speakers:
Professor Mike Palmquist
Associate Provost; Professor of English; University Distinguished Teaching Scholar; Colorado State University
Professor Dr Christiane Dalton-Puffer
University Professor; University of Vienna
Professor Brian Coppola
Arthur F Thurnau Professor; Associate Chair, Educational Development and Practice; Professor of Chemistry; University of Michigan

Date: 4 - 5 December 2018
Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Pre-conference Workshops

Pre-conference Workshops Speakers:
Professor Terry Zawacki
Professor Emerita; George Mason University
Professor Martha Townsend
Professor Emerita; University of Missouri

Date: 3 December 2018
Venue: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


Contact Us: EAC2018@polyu.edu.hk


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All times below are in Hong Kong time (UTC+8)

Submission of abstract proposal: 1 April 2018 - 15 July 2018

Presenters registration and payment deadline: 31 August 2018

Early bird registration deadline: 15 September 2018

Pre-conference workshops: 3 December 2018

Conference sessions: 4 - 5 December 2018