School of Languages and Applied Linguistics


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Ms Felicity Hughes

  • Qualifications: BA (Hons) German Studies, MPhil in Linguistics (University of Reading), RSA Dip TEFLA
  • Role Title: Principal Lecturer; Associate Head, Students
  • Address: Park Building, King Henry 1 Street, Portsmouth PO1 2DZ
  • Telephone: 023 9284 6024
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  • Department: School of Languages and Area Studies
  • Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Areas of Responsibility

  • Principal Lecturer, lead on Learning, Teaching & Assessment in the School of Languages & Area Studies
  • Course Leader of Trinity College London CertTESOL
  • Unit Coordinator of TESOL; Trinity Certificate Teaching Practice; and Language, Society & Mind.
  • Coordinator of induction week in School of Languages & Area Studies
  • Supervisor of undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations and projects
  • Teacher on a number of undergraduate units

Main interests

  • Assessment and Feedback
  • English language and linguistics
  • English language teaching
  • Language learning and motivation
  • Group dynamics within the classroom

Previous experience

  • Linguistic secretarial work
  • Translation (German and Russian into English)
  • EFL teaching in Germany and Japan
  • Bell Schools, London
  • Coordinator for Foundation Course in Social Sciences; and for Pre-sessional course at QMW (now Queen Mary University of London).

Research profile

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