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Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/98304
Description: An Assessment Task Bank (ATB) is an attractive option for a language-teaching institution with a criterion-referenced curriculum. In theory, with appropriate professional guidance, teachers could crea ... More
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Authors: Murray, Jill
Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317924
Description: This paper critically examines the application of competency-based training to teacher education in Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). This approach to specifying curriculum o ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317939
Description: Ineffective communication has been identified as the major cause of critical incidents in public hospitals in Australia. Critical incidents are adverse events leading to avoidable patient harm. This a ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317962
Description: A large proportion of students enrolled in accounting programs at Australian universities are from non-English-speaking backgrounds (NESB). Upon completing their accounting degrees many become permane ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/37154
Description: Australia has often been called a nation of immigrants and like many countries in the world has experienced major intakes of settlers at various periods of its history. However, among immigrant-receiv ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/32894
Description: Many scholars have noted the lack of uptake of traditional professional development activities such as conferences, workshops and even pre- service education, especially when an information transmissi ... More
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Authors: Moore, Stephen H
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/32884
Description: This paper reports on a two-year research project, funded by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (formerly known as Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs), which investigated t ... More
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Authors: Cox, Felicity
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/8899
Description: Australian English is traditionally considered to be the form of English spoken by people who are born in Australia or who immigrate at an early age and whose peer network consists of Australian Engli ... More
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Authors: Zielinski, Beth
Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/318353
Description: The findings of previous studies investigating the relationship between speech production and intelligibility in speakers of English as a Second Language (ESL) are far from conclusive. The aim of the ... More
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Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/318420
Description: Increasingly, ESL teachers are incorporating the World Wide Web (Web) and the Internet into their teaching, taking advantage of its seemingly boundless capacity to present language and information. Th ... More
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Authors: Yates, Lynda
Date: 2004
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: Prospect Journal Collection
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/318825
Description: In this article, I would like to focus on how we can help learners to understand what one exasperated student once referred to as 'the secret rules of language' (Bardovi-Harlig 2001), that is the norm ... More
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Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/34415
Description: The role of multilingual teachers in English language education has been a focus of studies in the past decade. This article extends that research by examining the attitudes and behaviours of six mult ... More
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Authors: Slatyer, Helen
Date: 2003
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/35121
Description: Nearly a decade ago, the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) introduced a new outcomes-based curriculum framework, the Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWE). The new curriculum brought ab ... More
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