Academic Profile : Faculty

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Dr Chang Qizhong
Lecturer, National Institute of Education - English Language & Literature
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Dr Chang Qizhong is a Lecturer at the English Language and Literature Academic Group, at the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Dr. Chang received his PhD from the National University of Singapore in 2016. He teaches grammar, syntax, academic writing and communication skills courses at the undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma levels. He actively supervises Masters dissertations as well as undergraduate research projects.
Dr Chang's research interests include grammar pedagogy, the syntax and semantics of Singapore English, and analyzing English Language instruction in Singapore through a variationist lens. He also conducts research on teachers' professional development and PD models.
  • Singapore Speaks: Studying the varieties of spoken Singapore English
  • Characterising Situated Professional Learning in Schools: Contexts, Approaches and Perspectives
Courses Taught
AAE23R - Syntax
ALK10B - Communication Skills for Teachers
ALS10A - Academic Discourse Skills
DLK102 - English for Academic and Professional Purposes
IEL1060 - Introduction to Language Studies
QUE502 - Language Studies for Teachers
QUE503 - Pedagogical Grammar of English
QSE50C - Grammar