Northern Ireland Roadshow

Date: 17 January, 2001
Location: Belfast
Event type: Roadshow

Past Event Summary

The Subject Centre for Languages, Linguistics and Area Studies in collaboration with HECALL held a roadshow event in Northern Ireland on 17 January 2001 at the Queen's University Belfast. The event aimed to:

  • Promote awareness of the Subject Centre's activities throughout the UK
  • Inform future Subject Centre activities including seminars and workshops
  • Raise the profile of learning and teaching related issues
  • Contribute to the European Year of Languages initiative


10.00 Arrival and coffee
10.30 Welcome from host institution
10.40 Presentation by the Director of the Subject Centre,
Professor Michael Kelly with Q&A session
11.10 Keynote speaker: Fiona Crozier,
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
12.00 Round table discussion with panel of experts on the theme: 'Teaching Languages, Linguistics and Area Studies: new needs, new challenges'
13.15 LUNCH
14.15 Parallel workshops (FDTL projects and other presenters)
15.00 Parallel workshops (FDTL projects and other presenters)
15.45 Tea and discussion
16.00 Close