Nélia Fátima Cota Costa

Nélia Costa holds a degree of Educational Training Branch in Modern Languages and Literatures - French and English Studies. She is a French and English teacher and is working on a PhD thesis, in didactics of foreign languages, entitled: “O Visual na Produção e Interação Oral em Inglês no Terceiro Ciclo do Ensino Básico”.

Her research interests are:

- Teaching FL through art, cinema and media;

- Simulations, role-play and drama in language teaching;

- Literature, culture and language in EFL;

- Pronunciation and fluency in ELT;

- Using translation in the classroom;

- Learners’ error analysing;

- Intercultural communication in EFL;

- Resources for specific purposes (health);

- Popular Theatre from Terceira Island;