Publications

Conference Presentations

2008

Gardner, S. “Measuring student academic writing: quantifiers across the disciplines” [Paper presented at the British Association of Applied Linguistics (BAAL) conference, University of Swansea, 11-13 September 2008]

Gardner, S. & Nesi, H. “A new categorisation of university student writing tasks” [Paper presented at Language Issues in English-medium Universities: A Global Concern. University of Hong Kong, 18-20 June 2008] View the presentation and handout.

Gardner, S. “Macrogenres of assessed student writing in the context of the framework for higher education qualifications” [Paper presented at the Writing Development in Higher Education Conference, University of Strathclyde, 25 - 27 June 2008]

Heuboeck, A. Un modèle de cohérence pour le genre « argumentative student essay » dans le système d’éducation supérieure britannique [A coherence model for the genre "argumentative student essay" in the British higher education system]' [Paper presented at La cohérence du discours – texte et théorie [Discourse Coherence - Text and Theory] MIC 2008 Sorbonne, 20 September 2008]

Lee, D. Data-driven learning and research in ESP: student and researcher uses of specialized corpora. [Paper presented at "Partnerships in Action: Research, Practice & Training". Inaugural Conference of the Asia-Pacific Rim LSP and Professional Communication Association, City University of Hong Kong, 8-10 December 2008]

Leedham, M. “Searching corpora of Chinese and British writers for lexicalised language” [Paper presented at Crossculturality: English Studies and World Literature in China, Beijing University, PRC, 24-25 April 2008]

Leedham, M. “From traditional essay to 'Ready, Steady, Cook' presentation: Reasons for innovative changes in HE assignments” [Paper presented at the Writing Development in Higher Education Conference, University of Strathclyde. 25- 27 June 2008]

Nesi, H. “The design of a web-based interface for the BAWE corpus” Conference of the American Association for (Applied) Corpus Linguistics, Brigham Young University Provo, Utah, USA, 13-15 March, 2008

Nesi, H. “Corpora in EAP”.[Plenary paper presented at the 6th Languages for Specific Purposes International Seminar, “LSP: Interfacing Language with other Realms”. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 9-10 April 2008]

Nesi, H. “Evidence of Personal Development Planning in Assessed Student Writing” [Paper presented at the Writing Development in Higher Education Conference, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK 25th - 27th June 2008]

Nesi, H. “Introducing BAWE: a new lexicographical resource” [Poster presented at the 13th EURALEX International Congress, Institut Universari de Linguistica Aplicada, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, 15-19 July 2008]

Nesi, H. “Kibbitzers revisited: mini research projects with the BAWE corpus” [Paper presented at the EUROCALL Conference, Kodolányi University College, Székesfehérvár, Hungary, 3-6 September 2008]

Nesi, H. “An introduction to a new resource” [Paper presented at the 8th international Teaching and Language Corpora conference, Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração, Lisbon, Portugal, 4-6 July 2008]

Nesi, H. “An Approach to Genre Families from a Multidisciplinary Perspective for Academic Writing Instruction” [Paper presented at iPED08, Coventry University, 7-8 September 2008]

Nesi, H. “A multidimensional analysis of student writing across levels and disciplines” [Poster presented at the British Association of Applied Linguistics (BAAL) Conference, University of Swansea, 11-13 September 2008]

Nesi, H. University writing as a preparation for the workplace: Professional genres in the BAWE corpus. [Paper presented at "Partnerships in Action: Research, Practice & Training". Inaugural Conference of the Asia-Pacific Rim LSP and Professional Communication Association, City University of Hong Kong, 8-10 December 2008]

Thompson, P. “Disciplinary variation in assessed writing for undergraduate programmes” [Plenary paper presented at the Aston Corpus Symposium, University of Aston, 23 May 2008]

Thompson, P. "Shared disciplinary norms and individual traits in the writing of British undergraduates" [Plenary paper presented at the CERLIS 2008 International Conference, University of Bergamo, Italy, 19-21 June 2008]

Thompson., P. "Corpora in Discourse Analysis and in Language Teaching” [Workshop held at the ESSE 9 Conference, Aarhus, Denmark, 22-26 August 2008]

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