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news iconMultimedia Lab Teaching Awards 2008-2009

The Centre for Excellence in Multimedia Language Learning at the University of Ulster aims to develop appropriate teaching methods that fully engage students in their own learning through the integration of Information and Communication Technology into classroom teaching. The Centre would like to invite proposals for the development of projects that would facilitate language teaching and learning in a multimedia laboratory. Project proposals are welcome from individuals as well as teams. Successful applicants will receive an award of a maximum of £3000, depending on the scope of the project. This funding may used for development of course materials or software creation, for example.

news iconCentres for Excellence in language-based Area Studies

Funding targets greater understanding of China, Japan, Eastern Europe and Arabic-speaking world.

news iconCertification of Language Abilities for International Mobility (CLAIM)
Marina Mozzon-McPherson, Senior Learning Advisor at the University of Hull has been awarded a National Teaching Fellowship for her contribution to excellence in teaching and learning. Marina was one of only fifty teaching staff nation-wide to receive a £50,000 prize awarded by the Higher Education Academy and the Higher Education Funding Council in 2004.
news iconCentres for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETLs) announced
74 Centres for Excellence in Learning and Teaching will be established in 2005 using HEFCE funding. A list of the successful bids is now available on the HEFCE website.
news iconFunding for Centres for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETLs)
Find out more about the recurrent and capital funding opportunities available through HEFCE's Centres for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

LLAS Event

llasevent icone-Learning and educational technologies
Event date: 9 June, 2008
Location: University of Bristol, School of Chemistry, Lecture Theatre 4
llasevent iconEmployability and professional learning
Event date: 25 April, 2008
Location: Sheffield Hallam University, Owen Building, Room 223
llasevent iconScotland, languages in higher education (18 March 04)
Event date: 18 March, 2004
Location: Scottish CILT, Management Centre, University of Stirling

Web Guide (GPG)

webguide iconThe Languages of the Wider World CETL
The Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), Languages of the Wider World (LWW) is hosted jointly by the School for African and Oriental Studies (SOAS) and University College London (UCL). Funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), it was set up in 2005 and is one of only two CETLs in the UK devoted to language learning and teaching and learning.