Dr Sun Li

Teaching Fellow

Asian Languages & Cultures (ALC)

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  • PhD (Shanghai Normal University, China)
  • MEd (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
  • BA (Shanghai Normal University, China)

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Research Interests
Chinese as a second language testing and assessment, Chinese Language Teaching and Research


Dr Sun has been teaching Chinese Language for over 20 years in secondary schools before she was seconded to the National Institute of Education (NIE) as a teaching fellow in 2022. She has accumulated extensive knowledge and experience of the theoretical and practical issues in language teaching, learning and assessment. 
She is one of the pioneers to conduct blended teaching in the field of Chinese language teaching and has built a complete online secondary Chinese curriculum through moodle platform. She was privileged to share her experience in Singapore, Hong Kong, and China Mainland. She also took part in the development and implementation of various curriculums and was committed to promoting learning that facilitates assessment.


2020  Received the MOE Service Excellence Award (Silver)