2. Day of English Didactics - 17. June 2016


Short Films in Language Teaching
June 17, 2016
University of Augsburg

The second Day of English Didactics was held by the chair of English Didactics (Prof. Dr. Engelbert Thaler) at the University of Augsburg in cooperation with the Regionale Lehrerfortbildung Schwaben (regional further teacher tgraining Swabia) (StDin Ingola Steger). Within the scope of the cooperation SchulUnA (schools and the University of Augsburg), the meeting supported interconnection in four areas:

In line with this aim, the meeting was opened with a triple lecture, in which short films were analysed from multiple academic perspectives: from the perspective of cultural studies (Prof. Dr. Mc Pherson), of film studies (Prof. Dr. Maiwald) and of foreign languages (Prof. Dr. Thaler). Afterwards, 12 workshops (Prof. Dr. Bell, Prof. Dr. Hutz, Prof Dr. Lütge, StD Fritze, StD Schlamp, StR Werth) concerning different aspects of the frame topic were held. A concluding plenary session as well as a book exhibition and further activities concluded the day.

Pictures of the 2. Day of English Didactics

Lesson Plans on Short Films (by students)

Meeting organization and contact:
Prof. Dr. Engelbert Thaler
Lehrstuhl für Didaktik des Englischen
Universität Augsburg
Universitätsstraße 10
86159 Augsburg