Techniques of Teaching English for Engineers

Maria P. O.

9th WSEAS International Conference on Distance Learning and Web Engineering, Budapest, Hungary, 3 - 05 September 2009, pp.44-47 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Budapest
  • Country: Hungary
  • Page Numbers: pp.44-47
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


The main purpose of this research is to present the teaching English for engineers with emphasis on the role of the communicative language teaching. In the global context, students of engineering need a specific set of language skills for their success in education and career. In the first part the paper describes the meaning of ESP and the professional requirements in the world of work. The second part of the paper discusses the importance of Internet in teaching communicative engineering English language and the final part illustrates the results and discussion of this topic.