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Andrew J. Morrall
English Language Centre
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
|Phone: (852) 2766 4088||URL: http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CILL/
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I went to Aberdeen University where I gained an M.A. (Hons) degree
in Political Studies in the Department of
Political Studies and International Relations.
I also have a Master of Arts Degree in English Language Teaching from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
came to Hong Kong to work for the Hong Kong English Club, a conversation club in Kowloon.
In 1990 I joined The British Council, HK , where I stayed until 1995.
2009 - Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement (Team award)
2008/9 - Dean's Award for Research Excellence (Individual Award)
2006/7 - Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance / Achievement in Teaching
2005/6 - Faculty Award for Services
Morrall, A. J. (2003). Improving the user-friendliness of an ELT web site. In B. Morrison, C. Green & G. Motteram (Eds.), Directions in CALL: Experience, experiments and evaluation (pp. 225-241). Hong Kong: The English Language Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Lomas, D. & Morrall, A.J. (2002) Construction internet based learning: Student perceptions of strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Journal of Building Surveying 3, (1). 8 - 17.
Morrall, A. J. (1999). Teaching English by the web: Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. In M. Sheldon, J. Rice, P. Lau The Hong Kong America Center Occasional Paper Series Number 13 (pp. 4-14). Hong Kong: The Hong Kong America Center.
Fitzgerald, S.; Morrall, A.J. & Morrison, B. (1996) 'Catering for Individual Learning Styles: Experience of Orienting Students in an Asian Self-access Centre' in AUTONOMY 2000: The Development of Learning Independence in Language Learning, Bangkok, Thailand; King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Thonburi, 55 - 69
Morrall, A. J. (1995). Crazy City. Hong Kong: Manhattan Press (ISBN: 962-342-406-X). Crazy City is a reader for Hong Kong Form Two students who are studying English. The genre is science-fiction and the topic is ecological awareness and sustainability.
Morrall, Andrew John (1998) 'Independent Language Learning on the Internet: Possible? Practical?' At: The Asian Distance Learner: 12th Annual Conference Asian Association of Open Universities, held at The Open University of Hong Kong, 4-6 November 1998. Paper in Conference Papers, Part III (Surnames M-Z) pp 299 - 305
Morrall, Andrew John (1999) 'Teaching English by the Web: Implications for Teacher Training in Hong Kong - Part 1: Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats'. At the International Conference on Teacher Education, H.K. Institute of Education, 22-24 February 1999. Click here for the Powerpoint presentation (304K). Click here for the paper in MS Word format.(94K)
ITMELT 2001 Workshop
CITERS03 Conference Presentation on 'A usability study of a language centre web site' (PowerPoint) at Hong Kong University, 5 July 2003.
Lee, A. & Morrall, A. (2006) Manga: Edutainment Project on Profession-Related Language Training, in Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Educational Research Association International Conference (APERA’06). CDROM.
Academic English Symposium 2012: Research into Practice in the 4-year Curriculum. Centre for Applied English Studies, Hong Kong University. (1 June 2012). 'Progress of the ICOSA project: Findings of the needs analysis'.
Conference Discussion Panel Membership
Three multimedia English language training programs for the Hong Kong Hospital Authority:
Demonstration of my computer programs 'Sounds', 'Pronunciation' and 'How to Improve Your English' at the Hong Kong Jockey Club's Learning Carnival 1998.
CUHK Presentation on Teaching English by the web: Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats - 23 April 1999
Morrall, A.J. (1998) An Investigation into Learner's Disposition and Perceived Ability to Learn Independently in the Centre for Independent Language Learning. Unpublished master's thesis, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong.
Morrall, A.J. (2002). A Usability Study of a Language Centre Web Site. Unpublished master's thesis, Hong Kong University, Hong Kong.
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