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Language Studies Conference Papers


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  • Brown, T. Pascal; Panko, Mary (Ed-Media 2000 World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Educational Telecommunications, 2000)
    A mentor can 'stimulate the construction of the student's autonomy' (Freire 1998), empower people to think more positively about themselves and increase their network of contacts (McKenzie 1995, Jeruchin and Shapiro 1992). ...
  • Malthus, Caroline (Walking a tightrope – the balancing act of learning advising: 2007 Association of Tertiary Learning Advisors of Aotearoa New Zealand (ATLAANZ) Conference, 2008)
    To judge from recent collections of conference proceedings, language and learning advisors focus primarily on development of student writing and study skills. This paper considers the need for a greater emphasis on spoken ...
  • Malthus, Caroline; Lu, Hongyan (ITP New Zealand Research Forum Conference, 2008)
    This paper reports on collaboration between a Learning Development lecturer and a Nursing lecturer working with English as an additional language (EAL) nursing students. We set up voluntary sessions, with the aim of helping ...
  • Romova, Zina; Andrew, Martin (2010 Tertiary Writing Network Colloquium, 2010)
    How can first year, tertiary-level EAL academic writing programmes for adult learners use both portfolio assessment and emerging understandings about the importance of discourse community and imagined communities to target ...

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