Mar. 04.

The International Seminar on the English Language Teaching (SELT) 2

English Department of FBS Universitas Negeri Padang will conduct The International Seminar on the English Language Teaching (SELT). The theme of this annual seminar is “Language Awareness on TEFL for Multilingual Leraners

Language awareness is an  explicit knowledge about language, and conscious perception and sensitivity in language learning, language teaching and language use. Becoming aware of the nuances and meanings of a language  one of part of  Teaching English as Foreign Language (TEFL)  goals.  By increasing students’ language awareness, the students will be able to understand, appreciate and use the language coorectly.

This international seminar is conducted to discuss about  what the phrase ‘language awareness’ means, what role it plays in the language classroom (TEFL), and ways teachers can increase their students’ language awareness. Building language awareness also involves helping students gain a positive attitude toward English as foreign language.  By becoming conscious of strategies that can be used to learn the foreign language, students may become more active in and more responsible for their own learning.

The Seminar will be organized under the theme: “Language Awareness on TEFL for Multilingual Leraners”.

We kindly invite experts, researchers, lecturers, teachers, practitioners, and students to present scientific papers under the scope of the general theme and participate in the seminar. The papers can be also related to the following sub-topics:

  1. Linguistic background and language awareness for Indonesian learners
  2. Teaching literature and language awareness for multilingual learners
  3. Media and Instructional Design on TEFL for multilingual learners
  4. Methods and techniques for the success of language awareness in TEFL
  5. Applicable researches supporting the success of language awareness in TEFL
  6. ESP and language awareness in TEFL

 Keynote Speakers

  • Prof. Kristina Love, Ph.D. (Australia)
  • Assistant Prof. Dr. Kamonpan Boonkit,  (Thailand)
  • Associate Prof. Arshad Ab Samad (Malaysia)
  • Dr. Maria Luisa C. Sadorra* (Singapore)
  • Dr. Desmawati Radjab,M.Pd. (Indonesia)
  • Dr. Kurnia Ningsih, M.A. (Indonesia)

*In confirmation

Abstract & paper submission

You are kindly invited to participate in this seminar. Please send us the abstract to committee.

Abstract rules:

  • Provide abstract with title, name of the writer, institution, email address, and mobile phone number
  • Abstract is written in English for about 200-250 words length
  • Key words 3-5 words
  • Use ms office word, times new roman 12, single space, rtf

Send abstract to: and please cc to: and before 10 April 2014.

Full paper rules:

  • The full paper includes title, author (s), institution, email,  abstract, Introduction, Discussion, Conclussion, and Bibliography
  • Full paper is written in English for about 7-10 pages length
  • Use ms office word, times new roman 12, single space, margin 4,4,3,3

Important dates

  • 27 April 2014     : Abstract submission closes
  • 30 April 2014     : Abstract acceptance announcement
  • 15 Mei 2014        : Full paper submission closes
  • 31 Mei 2014        : Participant registration closes
  • 11-12 June 2014 : Conference days



Conference fee:

  • Speaker (with proceeding) Rp. 400.000
  • Participant (without proceeding)Rp. 300.000

Conference facilities:

  • Conference kit
  • Proceeding (for speaker)
  • Certificate
  • Lunch and coffee break

Proceeding cost is Rp. 150.000 (with ISBN), for participant that wants to get the proceeding may reserve it through email to the comittee

Mode of payment

Conference fee should be transfered to

Bank BNI Kantor Cabang padang

Acc No            : 0291874850

Acc name        : Aryuliva Adnan

Please mail the copy of the receipt to : and please cc to:  and before 31 May 2014

Download brosur Brochure SELT 2014.


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