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Researcher: Wang, Y (Dr Isabel Wang)

Fields of Research

Chinese Languages
Multicultural, Intercultural and Cross-cultural Studies
LOTE, ESL and TESOL Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. Maori)
Language, Communication and Culture
Language Studies
Applied Linguistics and Educational Linguistics
Higher Education
Education Systems
Educational Technology and Computing
English and Literacy Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Education Assessment and Evaluation

Research Objectives

Education and Training
Languages and Literacy
Cultural Understanding
Education and Training Systems
Teaching and Instruction
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Learner and Learning
Learner and Learning Achievement

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Are We Ready? A Case Study of Technology-enhanced, Collaborative Language Learning; World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science (WCECS)
Collaborative Language Learning; Current Themes in Engineering Technologies
Intercultural awareness: A qualitative study of foreign language students in an Australian tertiary context; The International Journal of Innovative Interdisciplinary Research
Intercultural Awareness: Theory in Research; AARE
Plagiarism and Creativity: Are they Mutually Exclusive?; Conducting Research in a Changing and Challenging World
Speak the language, understand the culture; International Conference: Innovative Research in a Changing and Challenging World
Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language to Beginners in an Australian University Context; The Internet Journal of Language, Culture and Society
Teaching for intercultural awareness through language classroom practice and beyond; Linguistics and language education in new horizons: The link between theory, research and pedagogy
Teaching Materials and Authentic Language: A Report of an Action Research Study; AARE
Teaching, learning and management: A case study of intercultural communication and education; AARE
Views and Attitudes of Academic and Administrative Staff Members torwards the Role of Intercultural Communication in Tertiary Education; AARE 2004 International Education Research Conference

Research Projects

'Big Data' and learning analytics for Australian higher education: second stage of pilot project; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
An investigation into languages education in Tasmanian primary and secondary schools; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Increasing engagement of online students through well-designed activities, content and instructional design.; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

Push-pull Factors for Singaporean Students