The Doha Institute for Graduate Studies will hold its English Language Seminar titled Teaching across the Curriculum on Thursday February 6, 2020, from 9AM – 2PM. The event will take place in Auditorium 2 of the Cultural Buildingat the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies. The opening speech and welcoming remarks will be given by Dr. Alaa El Gibali, Director of the Language Center at the Doha Institute for Graduate Studies, on Thursday February 6, 2020, at 9:45AM.
Dr. Dudley Reynolds, Teaching Professor of English at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, will give his talkfrom 10AM titled'Teaching for Transfer: Moving Beyond Task Authenticity in EAP'. At 11AM, Dr. OkonEffiong, Lecturer at Qatar University,will present on'Today's language classroom: How much is too much?', and at 1PM,Dr. Mick King, Chair of the English Language Center, Community College of Qatar, will talk about'English - a 'dirty word'? Challenges and solutions when incorporating English into the curriculum in the Gulf'.
The Director of the Language Center states that this event fallswithin the context of Doha Institute's community outreach initiative and contributes to enhancing communication between the Institute, individuals, and organizations in the community. He welcomes participants to contact the Language Center to register for the event.