Language Education

1. SEAMEO Regional Language Centre (SEAMEO RELC), Singapore

SEAMEO RELC was set up in 1968 to provide assistance to SEAMEO member countries in the area of language education. To achieve its purpose, the Centre conducts advanced training courses and undertakes research, publications and information dissemination, and other activities related to the linguistic needs and problems of Southeast Asia.

The RELC International Seminar is a major event in language education in the region. It is held annually and is attended by some 500 participants -- mainly scholars, lecturers, curriculum developers and educationists from the region as well as from other parts of the world.

SEAMEO RELC Training Schedule for 2011

  • Courses/ Programmes Offered:
    • Master of Arts (Applied Linguistics)
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics
    • Postgraduate Diploma in TESOL (by Distance)
    • Specialist Certificate in Oral Communication Skills Training
    • Specialist Certificate in Action Research for Language Teachers
    • Specialist Certificate in Language Curriculum and Materials Development
    • Southeast Asian Language Training Courses (English, Mandarin, Bahasa-Indonesia, Bahasa-Melayu, Vietnamese, Arabic and Thai)
    • Tailor-made Language Courses
    • Tailor-made Teacher Training Courses
Tel. +65 6885-7855
Fax. +65 6734-2753
Email enquiries(at)relc.org.sg
Website www.relc.org.sg

2. SEAMEO Regional Centre for Quality Improvement of Teachers and Education Personnel (QITEP) in Language, Indonesia

The SEAMEO Regional Centre for QITEP in Language is a newly established SEAMEO Centre launched in July 2009. Located in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, SEAMEO QITEP in Language aims to improve the competence of language teachers and education personnel such as principals, supervisors, administrative staff, libariarians, and laboratory technicians by providing training courses, seminars, workshops and assistance in research. With the support of competent staff and lecturers who were trained in reputable universities in Indonesia and abroad, the Centre's areas of specialty are:

SEAMEO QITEP in Language Training Schedule for 2011

Tel.

+62 21 7271034, 78884106, 78884140, 78884142

Fax.

+62 21 7271032, 78884073

Email qitepinlanguage(at)yahoo.com
nillawardhani (at)yahoo.com (Ms Nilla Pramowardhanny)
Website http://www.qiteplanguage.org