School of Languages and Cultures

School of Languages and Cultures

The School of Languages and Cultures offers undergraduate, honours and postgraduate studies in a range of Asian and European languages, literatures and cultures.

The subjects taught in the School include Asian Studies, Chinese, European Studies, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Modern Language Studies and Spanish and Latin American Studies.

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Events

Sep25SeminarsSchool of Languages and Cultures Research Seminar Series - Dr Vanessa Frangville (Chinese Programme)
Date: 25 September 2014
Time: 12.10 pm
Venue: Room vZ (von Zedlitz) 606, Kelburn Parade.
This seminar will look at the first microfilm produced with the support of the “Chinese Ethnic Minority Film Project”: Totem Flag by Yang Rui (2013). Read more
Oct6SeminarsFHSS Learning and Teaching Seminar Series: Nicola Gilmour
Date: 6 October 2014
Time: 12.15 pm
Venue: Murphy LT220
How and why I use my imaginary friends in my teaching Read more

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News

16 September 2014 Arohatia te reo @ Te Kura o ngā Reo me ngā Tikanga-ā-iwi.
The School of Languages and Cultures is celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori… Read more
5 September 2014 Nerd Night
Nerd nite is a free event and is part of a global network of ‘fun-yet-intellectual talks (with beer!)’ held in more than 80 cities. Read more
1 September 2014 Summer Scholarships: applications now open
Applications are now invited from students for FHSS and Faculty of Education Summer Scholarships for 2014-15. Read more

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Welcome from the Head of School - Dr Claudia Bernardi

Claudia BernardiWelcome to the School of Languages and Cultures (SLC). As part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, we contribute to a strong and vibrant Humanities programme at Victoria University.
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Staff Profile - Dr Monica Tempian

Monica TempianDr Monica Tempian engages frequently in interdisciplinary research, and has been part of international collaborative projects with colleagues in disciplines such as history and music.. Read more ...

PhD awarded in Spanish

Julia van LuijkJulia van Luijk has been awarded a PhD in Spanish for her thesis, 'Writing in Franco's Spain: Censorship, Gender and Social Criticism in the Postwar Novel'. Read more »

Arohatia te reo @ Te Kura o ngā Reo me ngā Tikanga-ā-iwi

The School of Languages and Cultures is celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo.  Read more ...

Arohatia te Reo