Founding sponsorship

Initial support for this website was provided by the Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching. The views on this website do not necessarily reflect the views of the Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching.

The Australian Academy of the Humanities, together with The University of Melbourne, The University of Adelaide, Monash University, RMIT University and the University of Wollongong, were instrumental in supporting the OLT-funded project which led to the establishment of LCNAU.

Following the creation of LCNAU as an association,  we were the grateful recipient of financial support from the following:

Institutions: The University of Melbourne (2013-2015); La Trobe University (2013-2015); The University of Adelaide (2014-2015).

Schools, Programs, Centres and Disciplines:
Centre for Teaching and Learning Languages, Deakin University (2014-2015); School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University (2014-2015); School of Languages and Linguistics, The University of Melbourne (2013-2015); School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Deakin University (2013-2014); Languages Discipline, School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University (2013-2014); School of Humanities and Social Science, The University of Newcastle (2013).

Language Perfect Language Perfect (2015-2016)
Language Perfect is a web-based vocabulary tool which tracks individual student progress, includes native speaker pronunciation, global competitions, mobile access, and tailored content. A part of the Education Perfect family, it is a customisable language teaching and learning resource for teachers and students, available by subscription.

Australasian Centre for Italian Studies (ACIS) (2014-2015)
ACIS promotes research and teaching in Italian Studies in Australia and New Zealand. Created in 2000 with the assistance of the Cassamarca Foundation (Treviso), the Centre organises biennial conferences, manages the Cassamarca posts in Australian universities and offers annual scholarships for student research in Italy. It supports visits by senior overseas scholars and small-scale research projects by its Honorary Research Associates. More information is available on the Centre’s website.