Elwyn Lloyd

Course Director, English and TEFL

School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Email: aa0187@coventry.ac.uk

Qualifications
  • M.A., Language Learning and Technology, University of Hull
  • DELTA, Cambridge ESOL
  • Diploma, Languages for International Communication (Spanish), Institute of Linguists, London
  • Diploma, Spanish as a Foreign Language, Instituto Cervantes, Madrid
  • Certificate, TEFL, University of Wales
  • B.Sc., Applied Sciences (Physics and Geology), University of Glamorgan
Professional Licences and Certifications
  • 2010-present, Cambridge-approved CELTA teacher trainer
Research Interests
  • Web 2.0 for language learning
  • Social networking sites and mobile technologies in language learning
Outputs and Publications

Lloyd, E. (2012) 'Language Learners’ 'Willingness to Communicate' through Livemocha.com'. ALSIC - Apprentissage des Langues et Systèmes d'Information et de Communication 15 (1). Available from http://alsic.revues.org/2399

Orsini-Jones, M., Lloyd, E., Cribb, M., Lee, F. and Bescond, G. (2017) ‘The Trouble with Cyberpragmatics: Embedding an Online Intercultural Learning Project into the Curriculum’. International Journal of Coumputer-Assisted Language Learning and Teaching 7, (1) 50-65

Orsini-Jones, M., Lloyd, E., Gazeley, Z., Lopez-Vera B., and Bescond, G. (2015) ‘Student-driven intercultural awareness raising with MexCo: agency, autonomy and threshold concepts in a telecollaborative project between the UK and Mexico’. In Globalizing On-line: Telecollaboration, Internationalization and Social Justice. Ed. by Tcherepashenets, N. New York, USA:  Peter Lang, 199-239.

Teaching
  • Module Leader for Year 2 TEFL modules, Year 2 Placement Portfolio, Year 1 Introduction to Studying English and Languages at University, and Year 3 Professional Portfolio (TEFL)
  • Main Course Tutor for CELTA and Online CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults)
  • Year 3 dissertation supervision
Coventry University No.1 Modern University No.1 Modern University in the Midlands
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021