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Developing Courses in English for Specific Purposes

Authors: Basturkmen, H.

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Presented in two parts, this book firstly introduces core considerations in ESP course development drawing on examples from a wide range of ESP and EAP courses. Secondly four case studies show how experienced ESP teachers and course developers went about developing courses to meet the needs of their particular learners.

About the authors

HELEN BASTURKMEN lectures at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. She has taught ESL and worked in teacher education in UK, Turkey and the Middle East and served as assistant editor of Language Teaching Research. She is author of Options and Ideas in English for Specific Purposes.

Reviews

'Developing Courses in English for Specific Purposes is a valuable volume for course designers and teachers alike.' - ELT Journal

'Helen Basturkmen's book provides clear strategies on how educators can develop courses for English for Specific Purposes (ESP) at both an institutional and classroom level for a variety of learning contexts.' - Australia Review of Applied Linguistics


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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Developing Courses in English for Specific Purposes
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-29051-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230290518
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-22797-2
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-22798-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 157
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