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NSJLE 2018 

Don’t miss the 4th National Symposium on Japanese Language Education
A joint project of The Japan Foundation Sydney and The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language

Theme: Bigger Broader Better!
Date: November 2 and 3, 2018
Venue: UTS (University of Technology Sydney)

Summary: The diversity of Japanese language education in the world is spreading widely.  In the context of the educational setting in Australia, what kind of growth opportunities can we provide learners to excel in the 21st century through Japanese language education?
Do learners need to broaden their knowledge aiming for a more thorough understanding
of Japanese language and culture in order to maximise world wide opportunities related
to japan and Japanese language education.

For more information please visit NSJLE Webpage

[Travel Scholarship]

The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education will provide a limited number of travel scholarships to teachers to assist with the cost of attending the National Symposium on Japanese Language Education 2018. The MCJLE is committed to supporting teachers in Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania, teachers from those states are invited to apply for scholarships.

The travel scholarship is a set amount design to contribute to the cost of attending the symposium.

See details below: 

Victorian teachers                        $600

South Australian Teachers       $600

Tasmanian Teachers                  $700

 Teachers are invited to apply for the travel scholarship by completing the form through the link below.

 TRAVEL Scholarship Application form

 Applications are invited from all teachers at both primary and secondary level who are attending both days of the symposium. The application closing date is 17th August 2018 no applications received after this date will be considered.

Applications will be considered by a panel and teachers will be notified by Friday 24th 2018.

The travel scholarship will not be paid until after attendance at the symposium.

 

Australian Curriculum: Languages – Japanese

Please view the VIDEO of Anne de Kretser explaining Australian Curriculum, Japanese. 

The Australian Curriculum: Languages – Japanese is now available…

Please be aware this is a draft and has not been through a final editing or language check process.

Australian Curriculum Website   CLICK HERE

 

MCJLE New Resource

Year 12 Japanese Second Language Practice Examination – 2018 version

The 2018 Year 12 Japanese Second Language Practice Exam will be available end of August 2018.

The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education has produced a Year 12 Japanese Second Language Practice Examination.

This is the sixth practice examination by the MCJLE, the 2013 to 2017 Practice Examination are also available for purchase.

To place an order please click here.  (Payment option: Tax Invoice, Credit Card and Paypal)

For further information please contact MCJLE office on 03 9905 9478 or email arts-mcjle@monash.edu.

 

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