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Dr Yolanda Joy Calvo Benzies

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Dr Yolanda Joy Calvo Benzies
Assistant Lecturer with a PhD
English Philology

Dr Yolanda Joy Calvo Benzies

personal.uib.eu/yolandajoy.calvo

Curriculum

Brief CV

Dr. Yolanda Joy Calvo Benzies obtained a BA in English Studies at the University of Santiago de Compostela in 2008. In 2010 she completed an MA in English Studies at the same university. Yolanda Joy defended her PhD in January 2016 on the importance given to pronunciation in EFL classes in Spain. Her main interests include the teaching of EFL, teaching speaking and English pronunciation, the use of ICTs applied to the teaching of English, new varieties of English (EIL, ELF, ESP) and innovative techniques for teaching languages (songs, games, role-plays, etc). She is currently working as a Lecturer (Ayudante Doctor) within the Departamento de Filología Española, Moderna y Clásicas. She is teaching several ESP courses.

Teaching

Subjects taught. Academic Year 2018-19

Subjects taught
Subject Degree/campus
21976 - English for Education and Social Work
20502 - English I
20506 - English II
20518 - English III
11188 - Monographic seminar on language specialization 1
10887 - Research and Innovation in Education

Teaching, 5 previous years

Subject Degree
10887 - Research and Innovation in Education
  • Master's in Teaching Training 2017-18
20481 - English for Legal Purposes
  • Degree in Labour Relations 2016-17
  • Degree in Law2016-17
20518 - English III
  • Degree in Tourism2016-17, 2017-18
  • Double Degree in Business Administration and Tourism2017-18
  • Double Degree in Economics and Tourism 2016-17, 2017-18
20531 - Final Degree Project
  • Degree in Tourism2017-18
21976 - English for Education and Social Work
  • Degree in Labour Relations 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Degree in Pedagogy 2016-17, 2017-18
  • Degree in Social Education2016-17, 2017-18
  • Degree in Social Work2016-17, 2017-18

Research

Research groups

Group Membership type
Research group in linguistic analysis (GRALing) Member

Specialties

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