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Academic Language, Literacy and Numeracy Development Team

If you would like further information about any of our services, or would like to co-present in a session, please contact our friendly Academic Language, Literacy and Numeracy Development Team.

Academic Language and Literacy Advisors

Anna Podorova

Dr Anna Podorova
Clayton: LTB, Level 3
Peninsula: Room A1.10
Phone: +61 3 990 44346

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BEd, DoTS and MTeach students, contact Anna for:

  • Academic language and literacy assistance for assignments
  • Academic English language programs
  • LANTITE literacy preparation
Dr Lynette Pretorius

Dr Lynette Pretorius
Clayton: LTB, Level 1
Peninsula: Room A4.10
Phone: +61 3 990 52848

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Coursework Masters and Graduate Research students, contact Lynette for:

  • Graduate research workshops and consultation
  • Academic language and literacy assistance for assignments
  • Academic English language programs
Lynette's research profile

Literacy and Numeracy Advisor

Kitty Janssen

Ms Kitty Janssen
Clayton: LTB, Level 3
Peninsula: Room A4.10
Phone: +61 3 990 24490

Contact Kitty for:

  • The literacy and numeracy development program (workshops and Moodle)
  • Preparation for the Literacy and Numeracy Test for Initial Teacher Education (LANTITE)

To contact other LANTITE advisors, please email .

Academic Development Manager

Anna Podorova

Dr Anna Podorova
Clayton: LTB, Level 3
Peninsula: Room A1.10
Phone: +61 3 990 44346

Academic Language Toolkit for staff

Contact Anna for:

  • Any queries regarding academic language, literacy and numeracy development
  • Embedding academic language development into the faculty programs
  • Enquiries about the Academic Language Feedback (ALF) tool