Elwyn Lloyd

Course Director, English and TEFL

School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Email: aa0187@coventry.ac.uk


  • 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 Computer-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.


  • 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
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