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Amanda Bowen

  • D Litt et Phil
  • Writer. Editor. Researcher.
  • University of the Witwatersrand
  • 3PublicationsNumber of items in Amanda's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Language EducationReading and Writing in Higher EducationApplied LinguisticsWritingTESOL

About

I am currently working on a paper on the writing difficulties experienced by multilingual first year university students.

Publications (3)

  • COMBATTING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL: BURNOUT, SUPPORT NETWORKS AND COPING STRATEGIES OF TESOL TEACHERS AT PRIVATE LANGUAGE SCHOOLS IN JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA

    • Bowen A
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  • Sources of Stress: Perceptions of South African TESOL Teachers

    • Bowen A
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  • Overcoming the Fear of Speaking in a Foreign Language: A Study of the Role that Selected Humanistic Techniques Play in Reducing Language Anxiety Associated with Oral Performance in the Classroom

    • Bowen A
    N/AReaders
    N/ACitations

Professional experience

Writer. Editor. Researcher.

University of the Witwatersrand

February 2009 - Present

TESOL teacher

University of the Witwatersrand

October 2001 - December 2008(7 years)

Education

D Litt et Phil

University of South Africa College of Human Sciences

January 2010 - September 2014(5 years)

MA (TESOL)

University of South Africa College of Human Sciences

January 2003 - December 2005(3 years)

BA Honours (TESOL)

University of South Africa College of Human Sciences

January 2001 - November 2002(2 years)

BA Honours (English Language and Literature)

University of South Africa College of Human Sciences

January 1998 - January 2000(2 years)

Bachelor of Arts

University of South Africa College of Human Sciences

January 1992 - January 1995(3 years)