1. English: the language of higher education -- 2. English language entry standards -- 3. Models of English language programs -- 4. Integrating English language learning in the disciplines -- 5. Curriculum design and assessment of English language proficiency in the disciplines -- 6. Designing curricula to enhance interaction -- 7. English language development in offshore education -- 8. English language proficiency and workplace readiness -- 9. What does it take to ensure English language standards?
In late 1992, 8-year-old William looked out from the back verandah of his home and saw the mushroom cloud of a nuclear explosion. There was no sound, but William was aware of the smell of burning.... Later, his father dead by fire and his mother plagued by demons of her own, William is cast upon the charity of his embittered uncle
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-181) and index