Natasha Engelbrecht (Head of German Studies)
MA (Leipzig, Stellenbosch), PhD (Rhodes)
In her research Natasha engages with foreign language teaching in adult learner groups, specifically language acquisition, curriculum design, and translation in foreign language courses.
PhD Thesis: Exploring structures and beliefs underlying textbook praxis in German foreign language courses at a South African university – a social realist perspective
2020 Engelbrecht, N. Translation in Foreign Language Teaching - Cultivating Critical Reflection and Symbolic Competence. In: Kaschula, R.H. & Wolff, H.E. The Transformative Power of Language.
2020 Engelbrecht, N. A reflection on the ‘non-place’ character of German foreign language (GFL) courses and coursebooks in South African higher education. In: IJTL. 15(2), 36-50.
Natasha teaches German language, literature, cultural studies as well as translation at all levels.
In 2017 she completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education at Rhodes University.
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