Dr Carla Els
Position
Lecturer
Department
English
Address
9B 222
English
R4033
Telephone
051 4013157
Office
Flippie Groenewoud Building: Block B 222
Information

Short CV

Tertiary Training

BA (Ed) Mus., MA (Linguistics)

PhD English

 

Articles

Constructing xenophobic discourses: The case of the Daily Sun, Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa, 44 (2), 47-67. Published online: 19 Jun 2013.

 

Co-written

Du Plessis C.L., Els, C. Informative assessment: A supportive tool for systemic validity in language education. 2019. South African Journal of Higher Education, 33 (6).

 

Book chapter

De-and recontextualising xenophobia: discursive representations of non-nationals in the tabloid Daily Sun during attacks on immigrants in April - May 2008. In Singing, Speaking and Writing Politics: South African Political Discourses, [Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture, 65], edited by Mirjana N. Dedaic.

 

Conferences

National conference

  • SAALA (Southern African Applied Linguistics Association) Conference: Grahamstown, July 2011.
  • Paper presented: The construction of xenophobic discourse
  • SAAL (Southern African Applied Linguistics Association) Conference: July 2016.
  • Paper co-presented:Testing to teach: Ensuring validity in ESL learning. Potchefstroom

 

Areas of Interest

Critical Discourse Analysis

English Language Teaching

 

Modules

ENGS 1504: English for Professional Purposes

ELLT 2504: English as Medium for Teaching and Learning

ENGE 1608: Language Skills for Education

ENGN 6824: Multimodal perspectives in English Second Language Learning and Teaching

 

 

 

Publications

 

Publications (Short List)

 

Research


Area(s) of Interest

 

 

    

 

Courses Presented

 

Community Service


Service Learning



FACULTY CONTACT

T: +27 51 401 2240 or humanities@ufs.ac.za

Postgraduate:
Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Undergraduate:
Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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