Changing Englishes: An Online Course for Teachers

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This course was originally written by Christopher J Hall with Rachel Wicaksono in 2013, and fully updated and revised in 2019 and 2023. The original version was supported by a British Council ELT Research Partnership award and a grant from the York St John Business School.

The course is an output from the ELT Research Partnership award scheme funded by the British Council to promote innovation in English language teaching research. The views expressed are not necessarily those of the British Council.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. You are free to download all material in MS Word format here.


How to Reference the Course

Hall, C. J. and Wicaksono, R. (2024). Changing Englishes: An online course for teachers (v.03). Online. Available at www.changingenglishes.online.

Postgraduate Study with the
changing englishes team

If you’re interested in pursuing the ideas introduced in this course at postgraduate level, York St John University offers the following programmes:

York St John University is located in the centre of the historic city of York in the north of England, midway between London and Edinburgh.


We are grateful to the following people who have contributed to the development of this course in different ways—with their time, know-how, ideas, materials, and/or feedback.

Alexandra Ruhl ran the trial course, Melissa Forfitt developed v.02.1 of the course, Norbert Dajnowski designed and built v.02.2


You can let us know what you think about the design of this course by emailing Chris Hall.

We look forward to hearing from you!