English Medium Instruction in Multilingual and Multicultural Universities analyses the issues related to EMI at both a local and international level and provides a broad perspective on this topic. Drawing on field studies from a Northern European context and based primarily on research carried out at the University of Copenhagen, this book:
English Medium Instruction in Multilingual and Multicultural Universities is key reading for researchers, pre- and in-service teachers, university management, educational planners, and advanced students with an interest in EMI and the multilingual, multicultural university setting.
"This volume offers a comprehensive coverage of core issues involved in the implementation of English Medium Instruction (EMI) in higher education in non-Anglophone contexts. It is a valuable and timely resource for researchers, teachers, teacher trainers, program planners, administrators and institutions interested in the implementation of EMI in a wide range of educational contexts."
Tahereh Sima Paribakht, University of Ottawa, Canada
"A much needed comprehensive volume on the use of English as a Medium of Instruction in the Nordic countries and specifically in Denmark."
Francesca Costa, Università degli Studi di Bergamo, Italy
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1. English Medium Instruction in Higher Education in Non-Anglophone Contexts
2. Language Policy in Northern European EMI Contexts
3. Lecturers’ Attitudes to EMI
4. EMI Lecturers’ Language and Literacy Knowledge and Skills
5. EMI Teaching Practices
6. The Impact of EMI Teaching on Teacher Identity
7. The Issues and Challenges Revisited
Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes is a series of monograph studies showcasing cutting-edge research in the field of English for Specific Purposes. Books in this series provide theoretically innovative and empirically rigorous examples of research that advance understanding of topics within ESP, each providing a comprehensive background to the topic, a survey of modern research, and avenues for future exploration in the area.