Melissa Fang
Teaching Associate of Chinese Language

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  • Telephone: 0044 (0)191 208 7134
  • Address: School of Modern Languages
    Old Library Building
    Newcastle University
    Newcastle Upon Tyne
    NE1 7RU

Roles and Responsibilities

Chinese language coordinator
Year abroad officer (Incoming Chinese students)

Exam contact for Chinese language modules 


MSc in TESOL, Stirling University
PGDE in Chinese, Edinburgh University


Member of The British Chinese Language Teaching Society


South Min language

Panel Judge of British Council Mandarin Speaking Competition for schools at Newcastle University since 2011.

Research Interests

Pedagogical research interests include methodologies for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language(TCFL), motivation in second language learning, curriculum design, and CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning)

Undergraduate Teaching

CNH1003 Level A Chinese I (Module Leader)

CHN1004 Level A Chinese II (Module Leader)

CHN2001 Level B Chinese (Module Leader)

CHN4001 Level C Chinese (Module Leader)

CHN4061 Level D Chinese (Module Leader)