Centre for Continuing Education

Dalia Hinginia Guillen Durrego

Resume

Dalia Guillén has a degree in Spanish Language and Literature from the Pedagogical University Libertador (Venezuela), a post-graduate degree in Educational Sciences, speciality in Teaching, Reading and Writing Skills from the University of Guayana (Venezuela), and she has subsequently completed additional courses such as the Examiners accreditation course (Diploma of Spanish as Foreign Language [DELE] C1, C2, B1, B2, A1 and A2). She has been certified examiner of the Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language (DELE) for different levels (basic to advanced).

Dalia has been teaching Spanish as a foreign language for several years (beginners to advanced levels). She has experience in managing mixed-level classes and different age groups. In her courses she always provides a variety of pedagogical material (textual and audio-visual) for students to improve their learning according to their levels and requirements.

Besides her lengthy experience as a Spanish Language Teacher, she also has extensive teaching experience at university and pre-university levels. She reached the category of Senior Lecturer in the Venezuelan university system. She has designed and taught subjects such as: “Comprehension and production of texts”; “Communication and linguistic expression”; “Strategies for effective text comprehension and production”; “Language comprehension and expression”; “Strategies for academic essay production”; “Epistemology and theory of communication and information”; “Semiotics”.