IMU SFL Attends The “13th Meeting Of Administrators Of The School Of Foreign Languages”


IMU School of Foreign Languages Director Prof. Dr. Özlem Fedai, Vice Directors Inst. Onur Ertunç Sari and Inst. Yeliz Kızılay, and Deputy Head of Department Inst. Asiye Baştürk Beydilli attended the 13th Meeting of Administrators of the School of Foreign Languages, which was hosted by Nevşehir Hacı Bektaş Veli University School of Foreign Languages between 17 and 19 October, 2019.

Administrators of the Schools of Foreign Languages from Turkish state and private universities, members of the Ministry of National Education, members of the Higher Education Council and members of ÖSYM (Assessment Selection and Placement Center) attended the meeting which was held at NEVU Culture and Congress Center.  

In opening remarks, NEVU School of Foreign Languages Director Dr. Bengü Aksu Ataç emphasized that the meeting was different from other academic language education events since the Platform of Administrators of the School of Foreign Languages enabled academics to share administrative problems and suggestions for solutions. Afterwards, Prof. Dr. Hüsnü Enginarlar talked about the Platform of Administrators of the School of Foreign Languages, its goals and activities, and pointed out that the Platform was founded based on real requirements.

On the first day of the meeting, panels were held on “Foreign Language Education through 21st Century Educational Principles” and “Preparatory Programs Except for English Programs and Their Problems”. On the second day of the meeting, various presentations were delivered about “Accreditation in Foreign Language Education” and academics shared their views in question and answer session.

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