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Caroline Nixon

Assistant Lecturer

  • BA Joint Honours,
    English and German, The
    Queen’s University of Belfast
  • MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL, The University of Leicester
  • CELTA (Cambridge ESOL)
  • YL Extension to CELTA (Cambridge ESOL)
  • DELTA (Cambridge ESOL)

Caroline is from Northern Ireland and has been working in English language teaching since 2006. She has worked in various teaching roles in Thailand, Italy and Hong Kong. Before joining the CAES in 2019, she taught English in Hong Kong at The British Council and at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She was one of a team of staff at PolyU who developed the SPOC, Upgrading Your Grammar. Her main academic interests are language assessment and materials design and development. Caroline is currently teaching the undergraduate courses Academic Communication for Business and Economics and Core University English.

Office: Room 6.53

Telephone: 3917 1152

Email Address: cnixon@hku.hk