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History of CALC

 

 

Year 2011

Centre for the Advancement of Language Competence, CALC (formerly known as Language Extension Centre) was given the greenlight to be set up during the 560th Senate Meeting, 8 December 2011. It was suggested by the Faculty of Modern Languages and Communcation (FBMK) for a specific entity to be created for development and language extension.

Year 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April - Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mardziah Hayati Abdullah from FBMK was appointed as the First Director of CALC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June - Assoc. Prof. Dr. Arshad Abd Samad from FPP was appointed as Deputy Director.

July - CALC was given an office space: Seminar Room 1, Academic Complex A.

July - The first adminstration staff (Contract) reported for duty at the CALC office (yes, that was the office).

August - Seven English Language Instructors from FBMK were transferred to CALC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September - Pn. Ho Sook Wah (FBMK) dilantik sebagai Ketua Bahagian Kemhairan Bahasa.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September - Prof. Madya Dr. Wong Bee Eng dilantik sebagai Ketua Bahagian Khidmat Sokongan.

November - Mesyuarat Senat ke-571 yang bersidang pada 22 November 2012 telah meluluskan pertukaran nama Pusat Pengembangan Bahasa kepada Pusat Kemajuan Kompetensi Bahasa (PKKB) atau Centre for the Advancement of Language Competence (CALC) selaras dengan fungsi dan tugas pusat. Istilah kemajuan (advancement) menggambarkan tindakan pembangunan dan pengembangan kemahiran dan pengembangan kemahiran bahasa yang berterusan berasaskan teori pembelajaran dan pengajaran bahasa manakala istilah kompetensi (competence) mencakupi kefasihan asas serta kecekapan yang lebih lanjut.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disember - Dua staf tetap melapor diri di Pejabat Pentadbiran CALC. Ini membawa jumlah staf Pejabat Pentadbiran kepada tiga orang.

Disember - Pejabat siap diubah suai dan mula beroperasi sepenuhnya pada 2 Januari 2013.

Tahun 2013

Januari - Semua Guru Bahasa Inggeris dari FBMK dipindahkan ke CALC.

 

 

 

Updated:: 17/08/2017 [n_farrid]

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