Royal Institute of Linguists (RIL), Singapore conducted its first Special Study Series on International Language Education on May 12, 2016 at the Royal Institution Centre, Legaspi Towers, Manila, Philippines.
Dr. Valentino G. Baac, FRI(Rs), Vice President of the Royal Institution, Philippines started the event with an opening address, followed by an introduction of the event’s keynote speaker. The Keynote Address was delivered by Dr. Ma. Junithesmer D. Rosales, FRIEdr, Dean of the College of Education of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines.
Participants eagerly listened to the first speaker, Rev. Nam Heo Chong, who discussed the Korean Language. Rev. Nam taught how to write and pronounce basic Korean words. The second speaker, Mr. Vidal S. Mendoza Jr., the Dean of the College of Arts and Science of the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina, tackled Japanese Language using Filipino for better understanding.
All participants of the Special Study Series will be conferred as members of the Royal Institution, Singapore on May 19, 2016.