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Mrs Christine Lovering


Contact Information Telephone: +61 8 6304 6478, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML16.235
Staff Member Details
Telephone: +61 8 6304 6478
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML16.235  


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.


  • Master of Education, Edith Cowan University, 2015.
  • Associate Diploma in Speech and Drama, England, 1999.
  • Graduate Diploma in Modern Languages, The University of Western Australia, 1999.
  • Certificate in Education, England, 1979.


Recent Research Grants

  • Arts-based pedagogy: Engaging children with additional needs through multi-sensory storytelling,  Sensorium Theatre Inc,  Sensorium Theatre Inc - Grant,  2017 - 2018,  $10,000.

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, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/14452294.2015.1083515.
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