Mr Matthew McGinniss
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Matt has over fifteen years of professional teaching and training experience in Australia and overseas. Prior to joining ECU, Matt worked at Perth Institute of Business & Technology (PIBT) for four years and was involved in developing and teaching the University English Bridging Course (UEBC), Academic Development Unit, Academic English and the Professional Year Program.
Matt is a Student Learning Adviser and provides academic support to students through academic skills workshops, assignment laboratories, individual consultations and preparation of materials for the Academic Skills Centre. Matt is also a Post-Entry Language Assessment (PELA) marker.
- Bachelor of Economics - La Trobe University 1993 & University of California, San Diego 1992
- Bachelor of Social Science – Curtin University of Technology 1996
- Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
- Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
- Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education
Awards and recognition
- 2012 - ECU Faculty of Business and Law, Award for Innovation in Teaching & Learning (Member of winning team).
- 2012 - Participant in University for the Future Workshops ECU.
- 2007 - Finalist for WA Inventor of the Year, for English Roleplay education software.
- 1992 - Study Abroad scholarship from La Trobe University.
- McGinniss, M. J. (2001). Global Village English, Beginner. Taipei, Taiwan: San Min Book Co. Ltd.
- McGinniss, M. J. (2001). Global Village English, Intermediate. Taipei, Taiwan: San Min Book Co. Ltd.
- McGinniss, M. J. (2001). Global Village English, Advanced. Taipei, Taiwan: San Min Book Co. Ltd.
- McGinniss, M. J. (2004). English Fantasy. Seoul, Korea: Key Publications
- McGinniss, M. J. (2011). IELTS Exam Tips.Retrieved from www.barnesandnoble.com/w/ielts-exam-tips-matt-mcginniss/1107956327?ean=2940032895688
- McGinniss, M. J. (2011). An Introduction to Western Philosophy. Retrieved from www.barnesandnoble.com/w/an-introduction-to-western-philosophy-matt-mcginniss/1030690729?ean=2940011243905