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Project Launch: Literary Knowledge in the Making of English Teachers
Fri, December 2, 2016, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM AEDT
Which texts have had the greatest impact on your life?
How many of these did you study at secondary school?
What do you hope your students will get from your literature teaching?
What keeps your interest in this area alive?
Investigating Literary Knowledge in the Making of English Teachers is a groundbreaking four year national research project about how literary knowledge is understood and how literature is experienced by Australian students and teachers. The project is funded by an Australian Research Council Discovery Project grant.
Come along to the project launch to hear from the research team and discuss English teaching and the role of literature in subject English.
The lead researchers on the project are:
Associate Professor Larissa McLean Davies, The University of Melbourne
Emeritus Professor Brenton Doecke, Deakin University
Professor Philip Mead, University of Western Australia
Professor Wayne Sawyer, Western Sydney University
Professor Lyn Yates, The University of Melbourne
For further information about the project please visit the project website by clicking here or email Dr Lucy Buzacott: email@example.com
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Frank Tate Room
Level 9, 100 Leicester Street, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, The University of Melbourne