Laura Richards

Laura Richards

Profile

I have worked at the University of Leeds since 2014, teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and study skills on International Foundation Year. I developed and led the Language for Marketing pre-sessional course form 2015-18 and how lead the pre-sessional courses Language for Arts and Humanities and Academic English for Postgraduate Studies Level 1. 

Responsibilities

  • Strand Leader - Language for Arts and Humanities
  • Level Leader - AEPS Level 1
  • PG Insessional support for Linguistics

Research interests

I am interested in the role of pronunciation teaching in EAP and how digital resources can be used to enhancing teaching and learning.

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Qualifications

  • MA Linguistics and English Language Teaching
  • Cambridge Diploma in English Language teaching to Adults