English Language and Foundation Studies

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Students reach an education milestone on their pathway to success

Students reach an education milestone on their pathway to success

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

More than 100 students are this week set to celebrate the completion of a University of Newcastle pathway program, which has opened the door to their dream of pursuing a university degree.

Ma & Morley scholar on a journey from Dubbo to doctor

Ma & Morley scholar on a journey from Dubbo to doctor

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Driven by a desire to be a role model for his siblings and give back to his community, Kieran Shipp decided to quit his job and move away from his family to pursue his aspiration of becoming a doctor.

Passport to success, engaging international students

Passport to success, engaging international students

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Recognised for its outstanding support of international students, a University of Newcastle initiative has won the NSW International Student Award for community engagement in the education provider category.

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Friday, 3 August 2018

The Teaching innovation investment Scheme (TI2) enables our university teachers to innovate for the benefit of student success.  These investments seed funding for both innovative teaching activities and the creation of learning objects, as well as action research and evaluation into the success of effective teaching initiatives.

DVC(A) Educator Innovation and Impact Awards

DVC(A) Educator Innovation and Impact Awards

Thursday, 2 August 2018

The DVC(A) Educator Innovation and Impact Awards recognise discrete, individual innovations or adaptations in learning and teaching that have resulted in an improved learning experiences for students.

English Language Centre ranked one of the top in the world

English Language Centre ranked one of the top in the world

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Students from the University of Newcastle English Language Centre have ranked the institution in the top three in Australia in the recent English Language Teaching (ELT) Barometer. The survey also places the centre in the top six in the world, a remarkable increase of over 53 places since 2016.

New Colombo Plan strengthens global connections

New Colombo Plan strengthens global connections

Friday, 13 July 2018

The Australian Government has awarded the University of Newcastle $1,267,750 million in funding under the 2019 New Colombo Plan Mobility Program.

Increased support for refugee students to transition to higher education

Increased support for refugee students to transition to higher education

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Educators and providers will have access to a new set of tools and resources to better support students from refugee backgrounds pursue higher education, following a national research project that examined students’ transition experiences.