Mr
Martin
Toal

Primary Department
School of Applied Language & Intercultural Studies
Role
Academic Staff
Phone number: 01 700
5197
Campus
Glasnevin Campus
Room Number
C2105

Academic biography

I am a lecturer in ESOL and Itercultural Studies.

Research interests

Second – generation 'returnees' cross- cultural adaptation experiences on relocating to Ireland and returnees' perceptions of the host community’s attitude towards them. Modern Language Teaching, in particular the acquisition of Intercultural Communicative Competence in the ESOL classroom; ESOL; Intercultural competence within non-profit homeless organisations; Discourse Analysis; Language Teaching Methodologies; International students’ perceptions of what constitutes plagiarism and the role of software packages in the prevention of plagiarism.