Offering SA’s largest range of communication courses, with a focus on languages, and undertaking research in diverse fields.
Doctor of Philosophy La Trobe University
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Italian language programs 2010-2012, Open Universities Australia, 01/11/2009 - 30/04/2013
Knowledge for Network-based Education, Cognition and Teaching (KONECT) project. Funding: 110,000 Euro (Based at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, funded by Spanish Ministry of Education). With Dr Melinda Dooly, Professor Numa Markee, Dr Shannon Sauro, Professor Steve Thorne.The research project outcomes include collaborative publication of books/articles on telecollaboration where Dr Tudini will contribute a conversation analytic perspective on primary and middle school children’s classroom-based online interactions. (2014-2018).
Tudini, VA 2010, Online Second Language Acquisition: Conversation Analysis of Online Chat, Continuum, London, UK.
Tudini, V 2016, 'An overview of online intercultural exchange in the Australian context', in R O'Dowd & T Lewis (eds), Online intercultural exchange: policy pedagogy practice, Routledge, US, ch. 6, pp. 111-129.
Liddicoat, AJ & Tudini, VA 2013, 'Expert-novice orientations: native speaker power and the didactic voice in online intercultural interaction', in Farzad Sharifian and Maryam Jamarani, Language and Intercultural Communication in the New Era , 1, Routledge, New York/ London, ch. 10, pp. 181 - 197.
Dooly, M & Tudini, V 2016, ''Now we are teachers': the role of small talk in student language teachers' telecollaborative task development', Journal of Pragmatics, vol. 102, pp. 38-53.
Tudini, V 2016, 'Repair and codeswitching for learning in online intercultural talk', System, vol. in press, pp. 1-11.
Tudini, V 2015, 'Interactivity in the teaching and learning of foreign languages : what it means for resourcing and delivery of online and blended programmes', Language Learning Journal, online.
Tudini, VA 2015, 'Extending prior posts in dyadic online text chat', Discourse Processes, vol. 52, no. 8, pp. 642-669.
Tudini, VA 2013, 'Form-focused social repertoires in an online language learning partnership', Journal of Pragmatics, vol. 50, no. 1, pp. 187-202.
Tudini, VA 2011, Review of J.J. Kinder CLIC. Cultura e Lingua d'Italia in CD-ROM.Culture and Language of Italy on Cd-Rom..
|Autonomous University of Barcelona||SPAIN|
|University of South Australia||AUSTRALIA|
Partner investigator, Spanish Ministry of Education Research project, KONECT, 110,000 Euros over 5 years
Spanish Ministry of Education, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Supervisions from 2010 shown
|Thesis title||Student status|
|Assessment of intercultural understanding in languages teaching and learning: the case of Spanish ab initio in the Internation Baccalaureate (IB)||Current|
|Interlanguage pragmatic development in a foreign language: a study of request production by undergraduate learners||Current|
|Lucarelli and the contemporary 'giallo' through a post-colonial lens.||Current|
|Teaching foreign language conversation in the virtual classroom: interactional and pedagogical considerations.||Current|
|The expansion of cannibale writing into a new cultural space: satirising Australian traditions||Current|
|The role of Semiosis and affordance in suggestopedia language classroom||Current|
|Sequence organisation of Facebook home threads||Completed|
|The influence of prior language learning experiences on English as a second language(ESL) and French as a foreign language (FLE) teachers' cultural identities||Completed|
|The Istanbul Quintet: transcultural writers and transcultural novels in the age of global mobility||Completed|