14 SPECIALISTS OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AT ASUE WILL BE TRAINED BY BRITISH COUNCIL
Armenian State University of Economics on behalf of the Rector Koryun Atoyan and Armenian branch of British Council on behalf of the Director Arevik Saribekyan have signed an agreement according to which 14 specialists of English language at ASUE will be provided with preparation services of “BEC” international test: twice a week, for two hours.
ASUE Media and Public Relations Division applied to the Head of the Chair of Foreign Languages at ASUE Susanna Chalabyan to clarify the details of the validated and started cooperation.
“14 lecturers of English language of the Chair take part in the trainings organized by Armenian branch of British Council, which has started on October 25 and will last till December 22. Training will be followed by testing and assessment stages, testing will be spent in Armenia, then the tests will be sent to Cambridge University, UK, where they will be checked and assessed. Those, who will overcome the proposed requirements, will get “BEC Business English Certificate”, which verifies lifelong teaching of English language in Economic University”, said Susanna Chalabyan and informed that the test would check the participant’s knowledge with 4 directions: reading, listening, speaking, writing. These are criterias, which exist in international all tests.
The Head of the Chair highlighted the role of trainings for scholar-pedagoge in general and specified that the training would help to step ahead with updating knowledge and developing according to contemporary changes.
“It is necessary to mention, that the program becomes reality due to ASUE Rector Koryun Atoyan and Vice-Rector of Science and International Relations Gagik Vardanyan. Thank them for welcoming our initiative and doing their best to encourage and to support the unique opportunity of training with international criterias to become reality for lecturers of the Chair”, said Susanna Chalabyan.
ASUE Media and Public Relations Division