Research Group Literacies & Multilingualism - Projects


My Literacies. Approaches to literacies in multimedia and multilingual contexts. The view of the child

funded by Sparkling Science – a funding programme of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW)

My Literacies investigates the diversity of literacy practices in a multimedia and multilingual society from the child’s perspective.

Project Lead: Nadja Kerschhofer-Puhalo

Funding period: November 2014 - October 2019

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Views in*t(w)o Literacies. Digital Literacy Narratives about reading, writing and language learning 

Top Citizen Science project, funded by the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW), the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and the OeAD

Views in*t(w)o Literacies encourages young people and adults to share their personal experiences with literacy, reading and writing acquisition and language learning in literacy narratives in oral or digital form. In cooperation with partner institutions we organize storytelling events. Digital Literacy Narratives, a combination of Digital Storytelling and Literacy Narratives, can be created and published on the interactive web-platform.

Funding period: January 2017 -  April 2020

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Individual acquisition processes in reading comprehension of mono- and multilingual children - a video based approach

a study supported by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education and Arbeiterkammer Wien

Funding period: September 2013 – December 2014

Team: Nadja Kerschhofer-Puhalo & Werner Mayer

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