Linking Australian and Vietnamese Higher Education Institutions

Promoting Internalization

Grant offers greater links between UniSA and Vietnam

Grant offers greater links between UniSA and Vietnam

School of Education lecturer Dr Ngoc Doan is one of just 16 people nationwide to be awarded an Australia-ASEAN Council (AAC) Grant. Dr Doan’s project will strengthen ties between UniSA and Vietnam, bringing together more than 150 lecturers across 30 higher education institutions to enhance learning, teaching and research in English medium instruction (EMI). DrRead more about Grant offers greater links between UniSA and Vietnam[…]

DFAT announces the projects by AAC 2017

DFAT announces the projects by AAC 2017

The AAC, launched in 2015, aims to increase knowledge sharing and promote Australia’s interest in South-East Asia. The Council works to initiate and support activities designed to enhance awareness, understanding and links between people and institutions in Australia and the ten South-East Asian counties. To this end, the AAC grants program enhances collaboration between AustralianRead more about DFAT announces the projects by AAC 2017[…]

[paper] To employ or not to employ expatriate non-native speaker teachers: views from within

[paper] To employ or not to employ expatriate non-native speaker teachers: views from within

Author Ngoc Ba Doan Abstract This article reports findings from an analysis of interview data with 10 English language teaching (ELT) professionals at tertiary level from three Southeast Asian countries: Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. In the interviews, the participants shared their observation of the presence of expatriate ELT professionals at their institutions and were invitedRead more about [paper] To employ or not to employ expatriate non-native speaker teachers: views from within[…]

[Paper] English as Medium of Instruction in University Education☆

[Paper] English as Medium of Instruction in University Education☆

Author EmrijeAgai-Lochi Source Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences Volume 199, 3 August 2015, Pages 340-347 Abstract The main aim of this paper is to examine the use of the language policy in higher education in a multi-ethnic and a multilingual country such as Republic of Macedonia. The change in use of official languages hasRead more about [Paper] English as Medium of Instruction in University Education☆[…]

English as a medium of instruction – a growing global phenomenon

English as a medium of instruction – a growing global phenomenon

TITLE English as a medium of instruction – a growing global phenomenon DATE January 2015 AUTHOR Julie Dearden About There is a fast-moving worldwide shift towards using English as a medium of instruction (EMI) for academic subjects such as science, mathematics, geography and medicine. EMI is increasingly being used in universities, secondary schools and evenRead more about English as a medium of instruction – a growing global phenomenon[…]