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30
Mar
2013

Sanet Steyn Sanet Steyn, former ICELDA bursary holder, NRF-funded intern and now ICELDA research associate, has been awarded the prestigious Erasmus Mundus scholarship. Funded by the European Union, this programme is geared towards meeting regional needs in higher education. Sanet will be enrolling for the highly regarded MA in Applied Linguistics...
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29
Mar
2013

 Nurses on the MoveICELDA welcomes to the ranks of its growing number of researchers and collaborators Marilize Pretorius, who has been appointed an intern with us under an NRF funded initiative. Her mentor, ICELDA’s CEO, Albert Weideman, says: “Marilize joins us as a mature student, with an outstanding academic record. It is a...
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05
Nov
2012

Professor Tobie van Dyk At ICELDA’s board meeting in October 2012, Tobie van Dyk, its then chief administrative officer, was promoted to Director: Operations. Tobie was recently appointed as professor in the School of Languages, and director of the Centre for Academic and Professional Language Practice (CAPLP) at North-West University’s Potchefstroom campus. He...
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16
Oct
2012

Dr KC Lee Dr Kooi Cheng Lee, until recently the deputy director of the Centre for English Language Communication (CELC) at the prestigious National University of Singapore (NUS), recently came all the way to South Africa to report on her research on using ICELDA’s test designs in other settings. At the joint...
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18
Aug
2012

 

Radboud in’to Languages, the language centre at Radboud University Nijmegen in The Netherlands, and ICELDA have recently agreed to collaborate on the design and development of another electronically delivered test of English. Like ICELDA’s first generation postgraduate test, the Test of Academic Literacy for Postgraduate Students (TALPS), this test...
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