Catherine Ruth HALSTEAD

Lettore
Ufficio: stanza 131
Email: ruthhal59@gmail.com ruthhal59@gmail.com
Telefono: 0957102260
Mobile: 3482528555
Catherine Ruth Halstead
ruthhal
Orario di ricevimento: Venerdì dalle 10:00 alle 12:00



Lavoro come lettrice di lingua inglese presso DISUM da 1989 (attualmente 500 ore annue).

Nel 2013-14, ho preso un anno di congedo per poter lavorare a King Saud University a Riyadh in Arabia Saudita.

Ho collaborato con l'università araba fino a 2015.

Sono particolarmente interessata all'insegnamento dell'inglese accademico. Nell'anno accademico 2016-17, ho seguito un corso

per poter insegnare inglese accademico. Ho focalizzato sull'insegnamento di composition and writing skills

In estate 2017, ho lavorato al corso pre-sessionale per l'inglese accademico presso l'università di Hull (G.B.). Ho insegnato reading and writing skills

a studenti cinesi.

Traduco dall'italiano in inglese.Traduco testi accademico e collaboro con professori in altri dipartimenti nell'università di Catania.

 

Ho tradotto molti articoli e dei libri che sono stati pubblicati

Lavoro come traduttrice per articoli accademici. Ho tradotto numerosi articoli dall'italiano in inglese

Negli ultimi anni ho collaborato come insegnante della lingua inglese a King Saud University a Riyadh, Arabia Saudita

Nell'estate 2017, ho collaborato con l'università di Hull come insegante di English for Academic Purposes

Ho seguito un corso in Teaching Academic English presso Sheffield Hallam university nel 2017

11/09/2017
Ricevimento dott.ssa Halstead
In the month of September I will be available to assist students on the following dates: Friday 15 10-12 Friday 22 10-12 Tuesday 26 10-12 Friday 29 10-12 Please contact me if you need to see me and cannot come on those dates and we will arrange a time. Graduating students can send me their abstracts to correct by email ruthhal59@gmail.com
01/09/2016
Dott Halstead ricevimento

Dott.ssa Halstead will receive students on Friday September 2 from 9-12 and on Tuesday Sept 6 from 9-11 and Friday September 9  from 9-12

21/05/2020
Abstract correction

Students graduating in June and July who needs their thesis abstracts correcting should send them to: abstractcorrection2020@gmail.com. Do not send them to individual English lettori.

04/05/2020
English abstract correction

Students graduating in June/July who need their English abstracts to be corrected by email  should send them to: abstractcorrection2020@gmail.com. The abstract correction will be shared among the English lettori. Please do not send abstracts to individual lettori. Make sure you send your abstract at least one week before the deadline for handing in your thesis.

 

 

 

13/03/2020
Halstead LM/37/2 lettorato

LM/37/2  students, we will resume our lessons online! I haven't forgotten you! By 6 pm this evening You will see on Studium your distance learning tasks! Watch this space! In the meantime, those of you who have not contacted me, please send me an email assoon as possible: ruthhal59@gmail.com

 

 

12/03/2020
LM 38 Halstead lettorato Anglo American distance learning
I intend to begin the lesson tomorrow at 10 am. Please contact me by email TODAY so I can form a group and explain how we will do this.
11/03/2020
HALSTEAD LM38 lettorato Anglo Americano

I aim to start online lessons or distance learning as soon as possible. I left the following files at the photocopy shop 'Carpe Diem' in Via Gesulado Clementi:

1. esami scritti passati

2. esami di listening passati

3. essay topics

4. Aspects of American English

5. Mastering the American accent

Please contact me by email if you want to start the course online or by distance learning. (ruthhal59@gmail.com) I will scan some of the material for the first lessons and put it on Studium for those of you who cannot get to Catania to pick up the files 

 

07/03/2020
Lettorato inglese Halstead 2E, 3A and LM37/2
I am waiting for the go-ahead to do online lessons. In the meantime, if there are students in the above groups who wish to resume their English studies by distance learning, send me an email (ruthhal59@gmail.com). I will forward study materials based on the textbook and the exam. I will also provide essay titles and correct compositions online. We will create WhatsApp study groups.
02/03/2020
Halstead LM37/2

Lettorato for all languages has been postponed until next week.

 

 

 

02/03/2020
Lettorato inglese 2E e 3A

Lettorato for all langauges has been postponed until next Monday March 9.

Therefore, there will be no lessons this week. Students in 2E and 3A who want to do tutorato this week should send me an email to fix a time: ruthhal59@gmail.com

 

27/02/2020
Halstead ricevimento
Domani venerdì 28 febbraio farò ricevimento in stanza 131 dalle 10.30-12.30
06/02/2020
Ricevimento Halstead Friday February 7
I will not be available for ricevimento on Friday February 6. Next week I will be available on Monday February 10 from 10-12 And Friday February 14 from 10-12
20/01/2020
Ricevimento Halstead week of January 27-31
Next week I will receive students on Tuesday January 28 from 9-11. There will be no ricevimento on Friday January 31.
20/01/2020
LM 37/2. Halstead. Mock exam
LM37/2 students who missed the mock test on Friday January 10 have another opportunity to try it on Wednesday January 22 at 8.30 in room 132. Please let me know if you intend to come ruthhal59@gmail.com
09/01/2020
LM37/2. Mock exam Halstead
The mock exam for LM37/2 will be tomorrow, Friday 10 January in aula A3 at 9 am.
12/11/2019
Lettorato inglese 1 (tutti studenti) Studium materiali
I have updated the first year materials on the 2019/2020 Studium site. Click on 'lettorato inglese' then '1 anno' then 'Documenti' and you will find the following files: Past exams with keys Extra exam practice Listening exams with recorded texts Extra grammar practice (PPP)
12/11/2019
Lettorato inglese 2 (tutti studenti) Studium
I have updated the materials on the 2019/2020 Studium site. Click 'lettorato inglese' then '2 anno' then 'Documenti' and you will find the following files: Past exams with keys Extra exam materials and links to useful material on the Internet Past listening exams with recorded texts Grammar tutorials for particularly complicated aspects of grammar
10/11/2019
Ricevimento Halstead

This week I will recieve students on Tuesday November 12 instead of Friday November 15.

 

07/10/2019
English lessons LM37/2

Here is the timetable for LM37/2 English lessons:

Wednesday 10.00-12.00  aula A12

Thursday 10.00-12.00 aula A11

Lessons will start on Wednesday October 9 

07/10/2019
LM37/2 English lessons

Here is the timetable for LM37/2 English lessons:

Wednesday 10.00-12.00  aula A12

Thursday 10.00-12.00 aula A11

Lessons will start on Wednesday October 9 

07/10/2019
3 anno lettorato inglese

I have attached the division of groups and timetable for 3rd year. The lessons start on Wednesday 9 October. There will be no lessons on Monday October 14 as there will be written exams. The textbook for all third year courses is: Gold Experience C1 Advanced by Elaine Boyd and Lynda Edwards (Pearson). Student's book and workbook.

07/10/2019
3 anno lettorato inglese

I have attached the division of groups and timetable for 3rd year. The lessons start on Wednesday 9 October. There will be no lessons on Monday October 14 as there will be written exams. The textbook for all third year courses is: Gold Experience C1 Advanced by Elaine Boyd and Lynda Edwards (Pearson). Student's book and workbook.

07/10/2019
3 anno lettorato

I have attached the division of groups and timetable for 3rd year. The lessons start on Wednesday 9 October. There will be no lessons on Monday October 14 as there will be written exams. The textbook for all third year courses is: Gold Experience C1 Advanced by Elaine Boyd and Lynda Edwards (Pearson). Student's book and workbook.

 

 

06/06/2019
Halstead ricevimento
I will not be available for ricevimento tomorrow
15/05/2019
Dott.ssa Halstead lettori inglese 3C
Students are reminded that today's lesson has been postponed. I will be available to correct compositions on Friday 8.30-10.00
13/05/2019
Lettorato inglese 1C mercoledì 15 maggio
The lesson on Wednesday 15 May will be From 10-12 in aula 27 instead of 14-16. The other Lessons in May will be as normal.
13/05/2019
Ricevimento Halstead
I will not be able to receive students on Tuesday May 14. I will be available on Friday May 17 from 8.30-10