French classes in Australia need to acknowledge our Pacific neighbours too

Boulard, Florence Monique (2018) French classes in Australia need to acknowledge our Pacific neighbours too. The Conversation, 15 August 2018.

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The French language is of geo-political significance for Australia. French language educators in Australia are the best placed to start helping transform the imagery of the Pacific so that we can better connect with some of our closest neighbours. We share an interwoven future with the Pacific Island nations, however it is impossible to care deeply about something we don't know exist

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Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2018 02:23
FoR Codes: 13 EDUCATION > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy > 130207 LOTE, ESL and TESOL Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl Maori) @ 50%
20 LANGUAGE, COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE > 2002 Cultural Studies > 200210 Pacific Cultural Studies @ 25%
16 STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY > 1606 Political Science > 160606 Government and Politics of Asia and the Pacific @ 25%
SEO Codes: 95 CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING > 9502 Communication > 950201 Communication Across Languages and Culture @ 50%
93 EDUCATION AND TRAINING > 9303 Curriculum > 930302 Syllabus and Curriculum Development @ 50%
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