Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Anca-Daniela Frumuselu

Anca Frumuselu

Professora associada / Adjunct professor 


International Double Doctorate in English Language, Literature and Culture from Rovira i Virgili University and in Educational Sciences from University of Antwerp, Department of Education and Information Sciences, Antwerp, Belgium (2016)

Masters in Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Rovira i Virgili University (2010)

BA in English and Romanian Literature and Language from University of West, Romania (2008)


Second Language Acquisition, Designing Didactic Units


Applied Linguistics, Second/Foreign Language Acquisition, English Language Teaching (ELT), CALL, Audiovisual aids and subtitling in FLL/SLA

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Frumuselu, A.D., de Maeyer, S., Donche, V. and Gutierrez-Colon, M. (2015) Television Series inside the EFL classroom: Bridging the Gap between Teaching and Learning Informal Language through Subtitles. Linguistics and Education, 32, 107-117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.linged.2015.10.001

Frumuselu, A.D. (forthcoming). 'A Friend in need is a Film indeed': Teaching Colloquial Expressions through Subtitled Television Series. In FLAME Conference Proceedings, June 2015- Using Film and Media in the Language Classroom: Reflections on Research-Led Teaching

Frumuselu, A.D. (forthcoming). The Implications of CLT for the Pedagogical Use of AVT in FLL. Special issue of Translation and Translanguaging in Multilingual Contexts

Frumuselu, A.D. (forthcoming). Review of the book Materials Evaluation and Design for Language Teaching (2nd Ed) by I. McGrath. Tesol Journal.

Contact information:

Office: 2.15
Telephone: 977559550

Avinguda Catalunya, 35
43002 Tarragona