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ShuPei Wang

Teaching Professor
Asian and Near Eastern Languages, Asian and Near Eastern Language

3065 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

Office Hours
MW 2:00-3:00PM or By Appointment
3065 JFSB

Biography

Dr. Wang received her Ph.D. in Instructional Psychology and Technology at Brigham Young University in August 2007 with research emphasis: Second Language Acquisition (Chinese emphasis). Her dissertation topic: An analysis of grammar (syntactic) errors and attrition by adult native English speaking learners of Mandarin as L2. She received an M.A. in Language Acquisition (Chinese Emphasis) from Brigham Young University and a B.A. in Chinese literature and Linguistics, National Tsing Hua (清华) University, Taiwan.

University Awards

Karl G. Maeser Professional Faculty Excellence Award in 2013

Douglas R. Stewart Teaching and Learning Faculty Fellowship in 2016

Degrees

BA, Tsing Hua University (清华大学), Chinese Literature and Linguistics, 1992
MA, BYU, Second Language Acquisition, 2002
PhD, BYU, Instructional Psychology & Technology, 2007

Interests

Professor Wang’s professional interests include second language acquisition, attrition, and pedagogy, and Chinese media course and curriculum design. Her interest in integrating multimedia technology into classroom teaching has grown out of her recent experience in designing a project. Because becoming more adept in Mandarin TV news broadcasts is an essential requirement for advanced students. She has also collected and designed a set of materials for teaching Chinese through television news especially for them.

Teaching Interests

My professional interests include second language acquisition, attrition, and pedagogy, and Chinese media course and curriculum design. My interest in integrating multimedia technology into classroom teaching has grown out of her recent experience in designing a project. Because becoming more adept in Mandarin TV news broadcasts is an essential requirement for advanced students. I have also collected and designed a set of materials for teaching Chinese through television news especially for them.

Education

  • Ph.D., Instructional Psychology & Technology , Second Language Acquisition, BYU (2007)
  • Second Language Acquisition , , Brigham Young University (2002)
  • BA, Chinese Literature and Linguistics , National Tsing Hua University (1992)

Licenses and Certifications

  • ACTFL, ACTFL OPI Full Tester Certification in Chinese (2015 - 2019)

Honors and Awards

  • Douglas R. Stewart Teaching and Learning Faculty Fellowship, Brigham Young University (2016 - 2019)
  • Karl G. Maeser Professional Faculty Excellence Award, BYU (2013 - 2014)

Memberships

  • ACTFL (2014 - 2019)

Courses Taught

Presentations

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