Welcome to LCNAU

LCNAU is a network that brings together individuals, language programs, university structures and tertiary institutions. It aims to strengthen the tertiary languages sector in Australia through advocacy, collaboration, research and support. Find out more about the principles underpinning our work.

Posted in About LCNAU | Comments Off on Welcome to LCNAU

LCNAU Call for Members 2016-2017

LCNAU invites you to become a member, and partner with us in our vital work for the tertiary languages and cultures sector. Memberships for 2016-2017 are now open! Find out more…

Posted in LCNAU activities | Comments Off on LCNAU Call for Members 2016-2017

“Flourishing in a Second Language” Workshops

LCNAU is pleased to introduce  an exciting new project funded by the Office for Learning and Teaching and awarded to LCNAU members Dr Antonella Strambi and Dr Ann Luzeckyj (Flinders University) and Assoc Prof Antonia Rubino (University of Sydney): Flourishing in a Second Language (FL2) – a language curriculum for first-year university students which integrates positive psychology, transition pedagogy and Content-and-Language-Integrated Learning (CLIL) principles. As part of this project, a series of free workshops are being conducted around the country, to which LCNAU members are warmly invited.  Continue reading

Posted in Other Events | Comments Off on “Flourishing in a Second Language” Workshops

Language and Culture Cluster Mini-Conference at DFSL

A one-day mini-conference entitled “Enhancing language learning effectiveness” will be held at the Defence Force School of Languages (DFSL), RAAF Williams, Laverton, on Monday 14 November. While the event will showcase ADF intensive language courses – with DFSL staff sharing the highlights of their language programs with participants – presentations featuring best practices at other institutions are warmly invited. Continue reading

Posted in LCNAU activities | Comments Off on Language and Culture Cluster Mini-Conference at DFSL

University Languages Portal Australia

LCNAU is pleased to be supporting University Languages Portal Australia (ULPA). To find out more about this exciting development for the languages sector, have a look at this short animated video!

Posted in LCNAU activities | Comments Off on University Languages Portal Australia