Thanks to Chinese partners for special visit and discussions on deaf literacy

The iSLanDS team was delighted to host a visit from our Chinese partners at Zhongzhou University in July. Led by our colleague Dr Junhui Yang from the BSL and Deaf Studies team at UCLan, and Prof Fanling Meng from Zhongzhou, we are working on new approaches to teaching English literacy to deaf university students in […]

UCLan and Zhongzhou University win UK-China academic exchange grant for English and Deaf Studies teaching

We are pleased to congratulate our colleague Dr Junhui Yang for leading a successful bid to host an academic exchange with China’s Zhongzhou University (ZZU) under the British Council’s UK-China Partnership Innovation Challenge Fund. The partnership for this also includes Prof Ulrike Zeshan, Director of iSLanDS; Lynne Barnes, BSL and Deaf Studies Academic Lead; Prof […]