The Association of Hong Kong Language Centres

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News and Events

30 May 2019 - Thursday, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Developing a Personal Approach to Teaching Language for Communication by Prof. Bill Littlewood in CEC801, Ho Sin Hang Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University. (Campus Map)


17 May 2019 - Friday

The AGM will be held on Friday 17 May from 4:25-4:55 in room CF303 at PolyU and at the same time as the Writing Roundtable ( https://elc.polyu.edu.hk/conference/WR/index.php/WR/WR2019 ). Registration for the Writing Roundtable is not compulsory, but would be welcomed.

The AGM agenda will be:

  1. President's report
  2. Secretary's report
  3. Treasurer's report
  4. Election of a new Treasurer
  5. Discussion of and Voting on motions
  6. Any Other Business


10 April 2019 - Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

University Language Centres - Self-evaluation, risk analysis and medium-term strategic planning by Professor Ray Satchell at PolyU ELC.


12 January 2019 - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


11 January 2019 - Friday, 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Talk on 'The challenges and dilemmas of teaching EAL students across the disciplines in English medium higher education. Is there a role for plurilingual pedagogical approaches?' by Dr Steve Marshall, Room AG710, at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.


29 November 2018

The Association has been accepted as an Associate Member of Cercles (The European Confederation of Language Centres in Higher Education).