Chris King

Head of Academic Quality Enhancement
Te Korowai Kahurangi
Location: Building 170, Room 1039

Publications

East, M., and King, C. (2012). L2 learners' engagement with high stakes listening tests: Does technology have a beneficial role to play? The CALICO Journal, ISSN 0742-7778 (Vol. 29(2)).

King, C. (2012). Slowing it down: Learner Perceptions of Authentic Listening Materials. ACTA International TESOL Conference, Cairns, Australia.

King, C., and East, M. (2011). Learners' interaction with listening tasks: Is either input repetition or a slower rate of delivery of benefit? New Zealand Studies in Applied Linguistics (Vol. Vol. 17 Issue 1).

King, C. (2011). "The speaker said too fast" - learner perceptions of slowing down authentic listening materials. International eLearning Futures Conference, November 30th, Unitec, Auckland, New Zealand.

King, C. (2011). Fostering Self-directed Learning through Guided Tasks and Learner Reflection. Studies in Self-Access Learning Journal, ISSN 2185-3762 (Vol. 2(4)).

King, C. (2010). Authentic Listening Materials: Slowing Things Down. TESOL Affiliate News (Vol. February).

King, C. (2009). Authentic listening materials: slowing things down. TESOLANZ Newsletter (Vol. 18(1)).

King, C., and East, M. (2009). Supporting L2 Learners as they prepare for high-stakes listening tests. Participation and Acquisition: The Applied Linguistics Assocations of NZ and Australia, Auckland.

King, C. (2008). Successful classroom tasks. CLESOL Retold Language Teacher's Symposium, Auckland.

King, C., and East, M. (2008). Classroom use of slowed-down authentic listening texts. New Zealand Language Teacher (Vol. 34).

East, M., and King, C. (2008). Implications of technology for L2 listening tests. 33rd Annual Congress of the Applied Linguistics Association of Australia (ALAA 2008), Sydney.

King, C. (2008). Successfully designing and implementing classroom tasks. 11th National Conference for Community Languages and ESOL (CLESOL 2008), Auckland.

King, C. (2007). L2 learner perceptions and usage of time expanded (slowed-down) listening texts. Advancing Knowledge in Applied Linguistics: ALANZ Auckland/Waikato Regional Seminar, Auckland.

King, C. (2007). Powerpoint as a tool for grammar presentation. Scott, A. Conference Proceedings of the 10th Community Languages and English for Speakers of Other Languages (CLESOL) Conference (Vol. CD Rom).

King, C., and East, M. (2007). Are ESOL listening tests too fast? Test-taker perceptions and performance on listening tests of different speeds. Language, Education and Diversity 2nd International Conference (LED 2007), Hamilton, New Zealand.

East, M., and King, C. (2007). Assessing aural literacy: Are standard listening tests too fast? 14th Symposium of the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand (ALANZ) 'The A to Z of literacies and learners', Palmerston North, New Zealand.

King, C. (2006). Slowing down audio and video clips. AKTESOL e-learning workshops, Auckland.

King, C. (2006). Classroom use of time - expanded authentic listening texts. CLESOL 2006 Conference 'Origins and connections: Linking theory, research and practice', Napier.

King, C. (2006). Powerpoint as a tool for grammar presentation. CLESOL Retold Conference, Auckland.

King, C. (2005). Successfully implementing and exploiting split-reading tasks. In J. Major & J. Howard (Eds.), CLESOL 2004: Refereed conference proceedings of the 9th Community Languages and English for Speakers of Other Languages conference (CD Rom ed.). Christchurch: CLESOL 2004. Paper presented at the Ninth National Community Languages and ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) conference (CLESOL 2004), 24-27 September 2004, Christchurch.

King, C. (2005). Fostering self directed learning through guided tasks and learner reflection. Presented to the 2nd Independent Learning Association Oceania Conference, 9-12 September, Auckland.

King, C. (2004). The practical use of split-reading tasks in the ESOL classroom. Presented to the AKTESOL Seminar evening: Focus on reading, 13 May, Auckland.