NGUYEN Thi Thuy Minh

Designation
Associate Professor

Department
English Language & Literature (ELL)

Office Location
NIE3-03-109A

Education

PhD (Language Teaching & Learning), University of Auckland

Email
thithuyminh.nguyen@nie.edu.sg

Office Telephone Number
67903568

Research Interests
Cross-cultural pragmatics and politeness, pragmatics in language teaching, early pragmatic development in bilingual/ multilingual contexts, pragmatics and professional development

  • I received my PhD in Language Teaching and Learning from the University of Auckland, New Zealand where I worked with Associate Professor Helen Basturkmen and Professor Rod Ellis on the acquisition of pragmatic competence by Vietnamese EFL learners. Before joining ELL, I was a lecturer at Vietnam National University where I taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses in applied linguistics.

    • Pragmatics and discourse in TESOL
    • Language and social interaction
    • Second language acquisition
    • Child language socialization
    • TESOL methodology
    • ELT materials evaluation

  • Current:

    Programme

    Course code and title

    MAAL

    MAE824 Topics in Pragmatics

    MAAL/ MEd (EL)

    MMM800 Critical Inquiry

    BA/ BSc (Ed)

    AAE347/ AAE30A Research Methods

    BA/ BSc (Ed

    AAE40A Academic Exercise (Final Year Project)

    PGDELT

    GLT414 Pragmatics

    BA/ BSc (Ed)/ BEd

    AAE203/ AKE301 Language Acquisition and Development

    In-service

    IEL4401 Language learning and Use


    Past:

    Programme

    Course code and title

    BA/ BSc (Ed)/ BEd

    ALS101 Academic Discourse Skills

    PGDE (Pri/Sec)

    QUE520 Language Teaching Approaches

    PGDE (Pri/Sec)

    QUE503 Pedagogical Grammar

    In-service

    IEL4117 Text and Discourse