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Warwick Esports team in the top three at the 'Oscars of Esports'

We’re delighted that Warwick Esports ranked second in the world in The Esports collegiate Programme of the year and as well as this, our Head of Esports, Jack Fenton (Applied Linguistics alumnus in BA Language, Culture and Communication, 2020) placed third as Esports Collegiate Ambassador of the Year. Read more about the team and their achievements hereLink opens in a new window.

Fri 13 Jan 2023, 16:22 | Tags: LCC

What constitutes teacher expertise? New research points to the answer

Ever wondered what constitutes as teacher expertise in primary and secondary school?Link opens in a new window

Assistant Professor Jason Anderson, of the Department of Applied Linguistics, has conducted the largest ever review of teacher expertise, which includes data from over 1,000 teachers from around the world in primary and secondary school education. Read more about the study hereLink opens in a new window and the 73 common features in expert teachers that have been identified.

Thu 12 Jan 2023, 14:16

Esports Success for Applied Linguistics Alumnus

We are delighted that Warwick Esports and its Head Coach, Jack Fenton (an Applied Linguistics alumnus in BA Language, Culture and Communication, 2020) are the first UK finalists amongst an otherwise all-American shortlist at this year's Esports Awards! Read more here.

Thu 29 Sep 2022, 17:07 | Tags: LCC

Applied Linguistics features on BBC Programme 'The 3rd Degree’

On Monday 11th July students from the University of Warwick pitted their wits against a team of Warwick academics on BBC's programme ‘The 3rd Degree’ including one of our undergraduate students Mia Harris up against Dr Matthew Voice.

Listen again on: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00193ts

Thu 14 Jul 2022, 14:06

Success for Applied Linguistics MA TESOL Graduate

Congratulations to Elyanora Menglieva (MA TESOL, 2019), an advocate for teaching and children’s literacy, who was a 2022 Uzbekistan national finalist in the British Council Study UK Alumni Awards (Social Action category) and was awarded ‘Ambassador’s Choice’.

More information can be found here: https://warwick.ac.uk/alumni/news-events/news/british_council_study/

Wed 04 May 2022, 09:30 | Tags: MA TESOL

Applied Linguistics Hosts UK Linguistics Olympiad

We are excited to be hosting the UK Linguistics Olympiad (UKLO) training camp 2022 over this weekend.

UKLO is a competition for students who are still at school (or equivalent college) to their knowledge to solve linguistic data problems. We are delighted to be able to support UKLO as the ethos of the competition is directly aligned with our own teaching approaches exploring the relationship between linguistics and the world around us.

We hope schools will continue to participate and support this fantastic enterprise!

More information about The UK Linguistics Olympiad can be found here https://www.uklo.org/

Thu 28 Apr 2022, 14:55

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