Conference programme 2017

0930-1000 Registration, tea and coffee

1000-1015 Conference introduction

1015-1050 Text production: “Academic writing in a second language” Ms Kerry Tavakoli, University of St Andrews

1050-1125 Motivation: “Helping students to ‘taste’ their L2 future in classroom talk”. Dr Magdalena Kubanyiova, University of Birmingham

1125-1200 Learner autonomy: “Why we write: a process approach to L2 written communication in context”. Ms Theresa Federici, Cardiff University.

1200-1300 Lunch and networking

1300-1325 Translation: “Lend your eyes to a friend: audio describing video clips in the language class”. Ms Marga Navarrete, UCL

1325-1405 Translation: “Interlinguistic mediation as a tool to learn Spanish as a foreign language: the case of/for pedagogical translation”. Dr Adolfo Sánchez Cuadrado, UCL.

1405-1510 Discussion / Forum (Q&A and practical application)

1510-1530 Final thoughts and close.