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Mrs Christine Lovering

Mrs Christine Lovering


Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 6478, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML16.154
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 6478
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML16.154  


Christine is a Lecturer for the School of Education in the Faculty of Education and Arts.

Professional Associations

  • 2009 - DramaWest
  • 1999 - Speech and Drama Teachers Association of WA

Research Interests

In the context of an impending new Australian Arts Curriculum, an investigation into the implementation of Drama in education – specifically in Early Childhood and Primary settings.

Investigation into the use of Drama techniques to enhance prosody and expressive speech in primary aged children and whether this will result in the improvement of fluency in reading.


  • Assoc Dip of Speech & Drama Education, England, 1999.
  • Graduate Diploma in Language Studies, The University of Western Australia, 1999.
  • Certificate of Education, England, 1979.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Lummis, G., Morris, J., Lovering, C., (2015), Exploring the drama experiences of Western Australian pre-service primary teachers. NJ: Drama Australia Journal, 39(1), 19-30, Abindgon, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1080/14452294.2015.1083515.

Conference Publications

  • Wren, J., Campbell, A., Heyworth, J., Lovering, C., (2011), Using iPad2 to assess students' live performances and actively engage students with tutor and peer feedback. Create World 2011: Proceedings of the CreateWorld11 Conference, 2011(28-30 Nov 2011), 72-84, Brisbane.
  • Wren, J., Campbell, A., Heyworth, J., Lovering, C., (2011), Improving assessment outcomes through the application of innovative digital technologies. Improving assessment outcomes through the application of innovative digital technologies, 178-188, Curtin University WA.
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