Archives for April 2015

Touching the Nile

Splendid, what an experience! Touching the water of Nile River, Egypt – December 2015



class activities – note making

The followings are groups of students taking photos in front of their mind map – March 2015


A good reason why we need to study Bahasa Melayu.


Bahasa Melayu is the 5th widely spoken language in the world.



LA Marketing Workshop

Writing up LA brochures on 14 April 2015



LA telematch and annual dinner

Some photos taken during LA telematch and annual dinner on 8 April 2015


Meeting Encik Pandak, Penghulu, Kg Sg Melayu, JB.

Pn Fauziah Khanoum, a PhD student and Nurdinah, a MPhil student had an interview session with Encik Pandak, Penghulu, Kg Sg Melayu, JB on 11 April 2015. Alhamdulillah, we got invaluable information from En Pandak regarding the communication needs of the villagers or tourism operators. They have visitors coming from Europe, Japan, Korea, RP of China and others. Pn Fauziah is interested to study the communication needs, the villagers’  readiness and their communication abilities in meeting tourists’ expectations.


Language and Communication in Society Research Group – Meeting 1/2015

The meeting was held on 12 February 2015 and  the note of the meeting is attached.

LCS Meeting Note 1 (2015)

SFL: An Introductory Session

This session was conducted at LA on 7 April 2015 at Digi Lab D.   It was the preamble to the SFL workshop which will take place on 28 April till 3 May and we are so honoured to have Dr Lise Fontaine from Cardiff University for the workshop.

Thank you to those who attended the session and it was such a fruitful one.

The presentation slides for the session are attached.

SFL Introductory Session

A visit to Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC)

Attending a meeting with Encik Zahid Ismail, Director of Regulatory Review, MPC, En Bakhtiar, YDP Koperasi TI Penang 8283 and Cik Sarina Mohamad, Bendahari Koperasi TI Penang 8283 on 6 March, 2015 to discuss the communication training programme for MPC staff.




LA Research Group – Communication Culture and Internationalization

RESEARCH GROUP:  Communication Culture and Internationalization (CCI)

RG Leader:    PM Dr. Marlia bt Puteh

Total Number of Members:  18

The list of CCI members is attached.