Symposium “Creative and Innovative Language Teaching”

akadeemia logo


The Language Centre of the Estonian Academy of Security Sciences is hosting a one-day symposium

“Creative and Innovative Language Teaching”

We would appreciate your feedback, please fill in the form here: Form
Friday, 12th February 2021
9.30-9.45 Opening of the Symposium (EASS, Room A-108, online)
9.45-12.15 Plenary sessions
9.45-10.30 Anton Malmi „Some ways in which experimental phonetics can help to advance language teaching“ (University of Tartu, Department of Finno-Ugric Studies, Estonia)
10.30-11.15 Mark Curcher “Critical Digital Pedagogy in a Time of Pandemic“
(Tampere University of Applied Sciences, Finland)
11.15-11.30 Short break
11.30-12.15 Liina Tammekänd „Compiling and holding a 100% web-based ESP course”
(University of Tartu, College of Foreign Languages and Cultures, Estonia) 
12.15-12.45 Lunch break
12.45-15.45 Parallel sessions in English and Estonian

I Presentations / Workshops

In English
"UniTandem, Online tandem for Finnish university students as part of KiVAKO project“
Tarmo Ahvenainen

Xamk, South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences, Finland

In Estonian
„Keeletasemepõhised otsimismängud Eesti Rahvusraamatukogus“
Ly Leedu, Annika Bauer

Multilingua Language Centre, Tallinn


II Presentations / Workshops

In English
“Core methodological premises of task-based approach and its application in an online mode”
Roma Valiukienė
, Vilnius University, Lithuania

In Estonian
„Märkamatu keeleõppe ELU projekt“
Tiina Rüütmaa, Merilin Aruvee, Lea Nilson ja Victoria Parmas

Tallinn University


III Presentations / Workshops

In English
"Comprehending contemporary learning paradigm in the Chair of Foreign languages of the EMA – who establishes values in the classroom?“
Maia Boltovsky, Aigi Piirimees

Estonian Military Academy, Estonia

In Estonian
„Aktiivõppemeetodid, mis tekitavad hasarti ja toovad sära silma“ (töötuba)
Ingrid Prees

Tallinn University of Technology, Virumaa College


IV Presentations / Workshops

In English
"Virtual reality tasks in LSP course“
Marju Taukar

Language Centre of the Estonian Academy of Security Sciences, Estonia

In Estonian
„Kuidas coachingu oskused aitavad erialakeele õpetamisel?“ 
Kaire Viil

Tallinn University of Technology

15.45-16.00 Closing words


Presentation Abstracts are listed in the order of occurrence at the conference and are available here