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Chen-Hui Tsai

Chinese Language Program

Chen-Hui Tsai received her bachelor’s degree in Chinese literature from National Taiwan University in Taiwan. She earned an M.A. in teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (CFL) and a Ph.D. in Second Language Acquisition (SLA) at the University of Iowa (UI). Chen-Hui has taught Mandarin Chinese at various levels—as a first language in Taiwan and as a foreign language at the UI, Beloit College, and Michigan State University—before joining UC Berkeley. Her research interest is focused on educational technology in Chinese L2 acquisition and pedagogies. She has developed technology-enhanced language learning programs of various scales and co-authored two bilingual textbooks as well as two CFL teacher-training products. She also published journal articles in the areas of web-based learning, Chinese instruction and multimedia effects on language learning. [HOMEPAGE]