University Courses Taught

MingDao University (Changhua, Taiwan)


Academic Year 2005-2006

English Listening Comprehension and Presentation I (junior level)

English Listening Comprehension and Presentation II (junior level)

Advanced ELT Methodology (junior level)

German Pronunciation and Vocabulary

German Grammar and Sentence Patterns


Academic Year 2006-2007

Advanced ELT Methodology

English Listening Comprehension and Presentation I (junior level)

English Listening Comprehension and Presentation II (junior level)

English Reading and Critical Analysis I (senior level)

English Reading and Critical Analysis II (senior level)

English Listerning Conversaton and Conversation (in-service programme; senior level)

Pronunciation and Vocabulary

French Pronunciation and Vocabulary


Academic Year 2007-2008

English Reading and Critical Analysis I and II (senior level)

English Listening Comprehension and Presentation (in-service programme; senior level)

Reading and Critical Analysis (in-service programme; senior level)

ELT Methodology (in-service programme; senior level)

German Pronunciation and Vocabulary

French Pronunciation and Vocabulary

German For Tourism

French For Tourism



Göttingen University (Germany)


I. Advanced Undergraduate Courses

II. Freshman-Sophomore Courses

III. Language Courses (same titles, varied contents)



I. Advanced Undergraduate Courses

Linguistics and Foreign Language Methodology of French and Spanish, respectively University of Göttingen, Romance Department

Summer Semester 2003

Problems of Spanish Textbook Analysis from a Pedagogic Perspective


Winter Semester 2003-2004

French Language for Special/Specific Purposes


Summer Semester 2004

Diathesis in French: Studies on the Active and the Passive

Problems of Pedagogic Grammar in Spanish


Winter Semester 2004-2005

Text Types in French

Summer Semester 2005

French in Its Oral and Written Dimensions

Winter Semester 2005-2006

Classroom Activities in the Teaching of Spanish as a Foreign Language

Summer Semester 2006 (course held during the summer break due to my sabbatical leave for Taiwan)
Social Interaction in the Spanish Language Classroom



II. Freshman-Sophomore Courses

Linguistics of French and Spanish, respectively
University of Göttingen, Romance Department

Summer Semester 1995

French Lexicology and Lexicography


Winter Semester 1995-1996

Approaches and Methods in Text Linguistics


Summer Semester 1996

Introduction to Semantics


Winter Semester 1996-1997

Spoken French


Summer Semester 1997

Fundamentals of Pragmatics


Winter Semester 1997-1998

Fundamentals of Contrastive Linguistics


Summer Semester 1998

Introduction to the Science of Translation


Winter Semester 1998-1999

Tenses in French and Spanish


Summer Semester 1999

Foreign Language Grammars under Scrutiny


Winter Semester 1999-2000

Syntax in French and Spanish


Summer Semester 2000

Lexicology and Lexicography of Modern French


Winter Semester 2000-2001

Introduction to French and Spanish Semantics


Summer Semester 2001

Contrastive Linguistics French-German / Spanish-German


Winter Semester 2001-2002

Spoken and Written French


Summer Semester 2002

Aspects of Pragmatics in French and Spanish


Winter Semester 2002-2003

Verbs and Verb Phrases in French and Spanish


Summer Semester 2003

Problems in the Science of Translation (French-German / Spanish-German)


Summer Semester 2005

Using Media in the Spanish Speaking Classroom: Chances, Problems, Criticism

Performance and Achievement Assessment in Spanish Language Teaching

Winter Semester 2005-2006 (course held during the winter break due to my sabbatical leave for Taiwan)
Introduction to French Language Teaching Methodology

Summer Semester 2006 (course held during the summer break due to my sabbatical leave for Taiwan)
Introduction to Spanish Language Teaching Methodology


Winter Semester 2000-2001 to 2005

Multimedia in English Language Teaching (course taught in English)



III. Language Courses (same title, varied contents)

University of Göttingen, Language Center

Winter Semester 1991-1992 to 2005

Intensive Course French I (during the summer break)

Intermediate French II

Advanced French I

Advanced French II (General French Certificate UNIcert III)

Legal French I (Advanced Level I)

Legal French II (Advanced Level II) (Legal French Certificate UNIcert III)

Advanced French (Post Certificate Course)

French Speaking Practice

French Reading Comprehension and Essay Writing





University of Duisburg / Essen (Romance Department) (Germany)

Winter Semester 1988-1989 to 2005

French I

French II

Economic French (Advanced Level)