Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education

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    National Symposium Japanese Language Education 2014      

    After the success of the National Symposium: Japanese Language Education held in Melbourne last year, The Japan Foundation, Sydney together with The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education have committed to holding a second symposium in Sydney 2014.

    The International Conference of Japanese Language Education will be held from the 10th to 12th July 2014 at the same location. Interested delegates will have the opportunity to attend both conferences.

    Date: Thursday and Friday 10 – 11 July 

    Venyue: University of Technology, Sydney

    Travel Grant Guidelines    Travel Grant Form   

    Call for paper   Call for papers extended to 14th April 2014

    Guidelines for writing an abstract and bio Details

    Presentation Proposal Form

    National Symposium on Japanese Language Education 2014 Official Site


    Professional Development 2014     

    • 4 Day Seminar series for First time teacher of VCE Japanese Second Language                  

               Dates: 3rd April 2014, 6th June 2014 and 25th July 2014    Details

    • First Year Out Teachers Seminar Series                        

               Dates: 15th March 2014, 5th April 2014, 31st May 2014, 14th June 2014, 9th August 2014

               and 25th October 2014   Details  

    • Year 12 Japanese Second Language Examination 2013: Review                          

                Date: Friday, 15th August 2014       Details


    MCJLE January  Newsletter available here


    Vale: Sue Burnham


    MCJLE New Resource - Year 12 Second Language Japanese Practice Examination

    The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education has produced a Year 12 Second Language Japanese practice examination including a listening component.  $110.00 (GST Inclusive)

    The practice examination mirrors the VCAA Year 12 Second Language Japanese format. The practice examination will be available at the beginning of term 4.

    To place an order, please complete the order form and send it to us for processing.

    For further information please contact Anne de Kretser on 03 9905 2313 or email