Heba S Mohamed , MS.

Senior TA.

Biography
Education
Honours & Awards
Work Experience
Publications
Teaching
Others

Biography

  • Heba Elsayed is an assistant lecturer and teacher trainer who considers herself an autonomous learner. Her teaching, coordination and supervision involve creativity, innovation as well as professional development in which she puts to use the knowledge she acquired – from her BA in Education, Diploma in Applied Linguistics, and Masters in TEFL from AUC – and the skills she gained over 15 years of experience in teaching and supervising an array of English for Specific Purposes (ESP) programmes at AASTMT including English for Maritime Studies, Logistics, Marine Engineering, Computing, Engineering, Tourism, Business and Language and Communication.

    In addition, Heba Elsayed is well-experienced in developing curricula and syllabi, e.g. the English for Maritime Studies Programme, and developing supplementary learning materials for all taught courses, designing a variety of assessment and testing tools and evaluation criteria, as well as training teachers and coordinators on integrating technology into teaching and learning in the CALL module she developed for the Language Teaching Training Certificate (LTTC). She is currently a PhD student, at Cardiff Metropolitan University in Wales.

Work Experience

  • Assistant Lecturer - Business Arabic Coordinator, Feb 2011 - up till now
    College of Management & Technology
    AASTMT - ILS
  • Assistant Lecturer - Maritime English Programme Supervisior, Feb 2008 - Jan 2011
    College of Maritime Transport and Technology
    AASTMT - ILS
  • ESP Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA), Sep 2005 - Jan 2008
    Institute for Language Studies
    AASTMT
  • ESP Practitioner, May 2002 - May 2003
    CACE-AUC
  • Part-time ESP Practitioner, Jan 2000 - Aug 2005
    Institute for Language Studies
    AASTMT

Education

  • Masters in TEFL in TEFL - Teaching English as a Foreign Language, American University in Cairo, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Jan 2008
  • Diploma in Applied Linguistics in Applied Linguistics, Alexandria University, Faculty of Arts, Institute of Applied Linguistics & Translation, Dec 1999
  • Bachelor of Arts and Education in Foreign Languages Department, English Section, Alexandria University, Faculty of Education, May 1997

List of Publications

    • Elsayed, Heba, "Create and Utilize Online Quizzes in ELT" , 16th International TESOL Arabia Conference. In Dubai, U.A.E. at Zayed University. , 2010.
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    • Elsayed, Heba, "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words! Using & Creating Visuals in Maritime English" , Proceedings from IMEC22 - International Maritime English Conference 22. Egypt: Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport. , 2010.
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    • Elsayed, Heba, "Using Google Maps in Teaching Maritime English" , Proceedings from IMEC22 - International Maritime English Conference 22. Egypt: Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport , 2010. [link]
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    • Elsayed, Heba and Hozayen, Ghada, "Express and Do Impress! Integrating-on-line Technology in Teaching Maritime English" , Proceedings from International Maritime English Conference 21. Poland: Maritime University of Szczecin , 2009.
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    • Elsayed, Heba, "Written Feedback that Empowers not Impedes! Using Microsoft Word in Providing Feedback on Student Writin" , Proceedings from International Maritime English Conference 21. Poland: Maritime University of Szczecin. , 2009.
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    • Elsayed, Heba, "EAP Teacher Expectations vs. EFL Student Interpretation of Written Teacher Feedback: Authority and Attitude Issues" , American University in Cairo , 2008.
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Teaching

  • - English for Logistics: ESP I, ESP II, ESP III, ESP IV, and Study Skills, and Written Communications
    - English for Nautical Studies: ESP I, ESP II, ESPIII and Academic Report Writing
    - English for Marine Engineering: ESP I and ESP III
    - English for Engineering students: ESP II and Academic Report Writing
    - English for Hotels & Tourism: 6, 7 and 8
    - English for Business (Arabic Section): 1 and 2
    - Teacher Trainer of the “CALL/Technology in Language Teaching” module in the
    Language Teacher Training Certificate (LTTC)

Honours & Awards

  • Merit Fellowship - American University in Cairo
    Study scholarship and Research fellow

Others

  • Academic Interests: Educational technology: web 2.0, multimedia, and serious games
    Design and development of ESP curricula, syllabi and study materials
    Assessment and Testing
    Teacher professional training and development

    Hobbies:
    Poetry
    Photographing,
    Graphic Design: Ads and Brochures
    craft making

    Sports:
    Walking, Yoga, Zumba

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