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Next week, 70 foreign language teachers from 20 different countries will arrive at TAMK, as TAMK organises the second international week for language teachers together with JAMK. This year, the theme of the week is “Language Teaching Tomorrow”, and the … Continue reading
Would you like to get to know students coming from different countries, meet with them in casual settings, learn their languages and culture and/or teach them your own, and get credits for doing that? If you became interested, Each One … Continue reading
I have been working with paper engineering students for several years and have visited many paper mills with them, but in March 2011 I was in for a totally different experience with the fourth-year students. I was invited to explore … Continue reading
I participated in Intercultural Competence training during my staff exchange week in Valencia. Vigorous discussions enhanced the participants’ intercultural competence. Jeanine Gregersen–Hermans, Maastricht University, Netherlands, gave a lecture about the stages of Intercultural Development Continuum: Denial. Being comfortable with the … Continue reading
TAMK participated in the e-Learning Korea 2011: Expo in Seoul. Finland was represented well in the expo: Finpro had arranged an exhibition for 7 Finnish organisations and companies. The participants from TAMK were language teachers Henri Annala and Marianna Leikomaa. … Continue reading