Nazarbayev University
Graduate School of Education

Graduate School of Education

Miriam Sciala

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Miriam Sciala
Position:
Instructor, Academic English
Office Phone:
+7(7172)704960
Specializations:
Higher education
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Education

M.Phil. in Second Language Studies. Stellenbosch University, South Africa. 2003

TESL Certificate. Canadian Centre for Language and Cultural Studies, Toronto, 1997


Diploma in Education, McGill University, Montreal, 1995

Certificates in Journalism and Specialized Writing, Concordia University,  Montreal, 1993
                                                                                        

MA in Geography, York University, Toronto, 1990

BA in Geography, Concordia University, Montreal, 1987

 

Specialization: Academic Communication Skills

 

Courses Taught at GSE

  • EDUC 505   Academic English I
  • EDUC 512   English for Thesis Writing I
  • EDUC 591   Academic English Writing for Doctoral Students II

 

Thematic Areas of Interest

Higher Education

Writing for Academic Purposes

Second-Language Reading

 

Geographic Areas

 Arabian Gulf (Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates); Asia (China, South Korea, Kazakhstan); North America (Canada); Africa (Namibia)