Projects

Website development

Designing and developing a dynamic website for ASRN.

Timeframe: 

August 2007 - February 2008

Contact details: 

Gabriella T. Espak

University of Debrecen

info [at] australianstudies [dot] hu

Participant(s): 

Institute of English and American Studies, University of Debrecen

Source of funding: 

Sponsors: Australian Embassy Budapest, QBE Atlasz, Institute of English and American Studies (UD)

Australian Studies on the Road

Lectures and readings by distinguished visitors to institutions within ASRN.

Timeframe: 

February 2008 - ongoing

Participant(s): 

Any institution within ASRN is entitled to be a host of a visitor.

Source of funding: 

Unidentified: Host institution, Sponsor, Grant

Classroom Australia

 

This project targets teachers of English at secondary level. It aims to integrate some Australian content into the secondary school English teaching curriculum.

Four phases of this project are to be developed:

1. Intensive training for practising teachers of English in Australian Studies (a survey course)

2. Classroom exercises collected and made available and accessible for specialised lesson plans

3. Developing specialised Australian Studies content for language developmen

4. Piloting Australia-related lesson plans and exercises.

 

Timeframe: 

2008 - ongoing

Source of funding: 

Unidentified.