• 34 Citations
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19962020

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Personal profile

Biography

I am Languages Centre Manager and principal lecturer in the School of Humanities at Coventry University. I recently became a senior fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

I teach Multimedia in Language Teaching and Learning to undergraduate students and Computer Assisted Language Learning at Masters level and have been involved with numerous JISC/HEA projects including the Coventry On-line Writing Lab (COWL) and the Humbox, an OER project for the humanities.

Research:

My research interests include Digital Literacies; Social Networking Sites and Language Learning; and Mobile Assisted Language Learning. I am currently developing a beginners’ Italian language learning app, ImparApp, together with colleagues in the university’s Disruptive Media Learning Lab.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Computer Assisted Language Learning
  • Materials Design
  • German

Research Interests

German Language; Digital Literacies; Mobile Assisted Language Learning; Gamification of Language Learning; Computer Assisted Language Learning; Social Networking and Language Learning

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Research Output

Repurposing virtual reality assets: from health sciences to Italian language learning.

Plutino, A., Cervi-Wilson, T. & Brick, B., 20 Apr 2020, Repurposing virtual reality assets: from health sciences to Italian language learning. Plutino, A., Borthwick, K. & Coradinni, E. (eds.). UK: Research-publishing.net, Vol. Innovative language teaching and learning at university: treasuring languages. p. 21-26 6 p.

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  • Enhancing learners’ professional competence via Duolingo classroom

    Brick, B. & Cervi-Wilson, T., 8 Jun 2019, Professional Competencies in Language Learning and Teaching. Goria, C., Guetta, L., Reisenleutner, S. & Speicher, O. (eds.). Research-publishing.net, p. 19-29 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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    File
  • 8 Downloads (Pure)

    Multilingual immersive communication technology: repurposing virtual reality for Italian teaching

    Brick, B., Cervi-Wilson, T., Graham, S., Tsankov, T., Ryan, K., Godson, N. & Loizou, M., 10 Jul 2019, New educational landscapes: innovative perspectives in language learning and technology. Research-publishing.net, p. 5-10 6 p.

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    Open Access
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  • 10 Downloads (Pure)

    ImparApp: Italian language learning with MIT’s TaleBlazer mobile app

    Cervi-Wilson, T. & Brick, B., 4 Jun 2018, Innovative language teaching and learning at university: integrating informal learning into formal language education. Rosell-Aguilar, F., Beaven, T. & Fuertes Gutiérrez, M. (eds.). Research-publishing.net, p. 49-58 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
    File
  • 73 Downloads (Pure)

    Student-teachers’ beliefs concerning the usability of digital flashcards in ELT

    Alnajjar, M. & Brick, B., 20 Jun 2018, Flipping the blend through MOOCs, MALL and OIL – new directions in CALL. Orsini-Jones, M. & Smith, S. (eds.). Research-publishing.net, p. 67 -74 8 p.

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  • 18 Downloads (Pure)

    Activities

    • 19 Participation in conference
    • 3 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
    • 1 Invited talk

    Professional Competencies in Language Learning and Teaching

    Billy Brick (Speaker), Tiziana Cervi-Wilson (Speaker)
    12 Jul 201813 Jul 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    19th Annual Association of University Language Centres Conference

    Billy Brick (Speaker)
    8 Jan 20189 Jan 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Duolingo v uTalk. How do they compare?

    Billy Brick (Speaker)
    19 Apr 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    InnoConf17

    Billy Brick (Speaker)
    16 Jun 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference