Dr Caroline Norma



School /
Work Unit

Global, Urban and Social Studies

Contact Details

+61 3 9925 8306



Building: 37
Level: 5
Room: 1A

City Campus


Design & Social Context


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Key activities

Caroline lectures in the Master of Translating and Interpreting degree in the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies.

She coordinates the following courses:

  • LANG1219 Discourse Studies
  • LANG1229 Advanced Discourse Studies
  • LANG1226/1260 Language Policy and Language Services
  • LANG1228 Pedagogy of Translating and Interpreting
  • LANG1225 Translation Accrediting Practice (Japanese > English)


  • 2012: Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching and Learning, RMIT University
  • 2011: PhD (Political science), University of Melbourne
  • 2005: MA (History), University of Melbourne
  • 2003: MA (Japanese interpreting and translation), University of Queensland
  • 2001: BA (Hons), University of Melbourne
  • 2000: BA/BBus (Japanese/economics), Swinburne University

Industry experience

  • 2009-2010: Social Inclusion Unit, Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Canberra
  • 2003: NAATI accredited professional Japanese > English translator

Professional interests

Caroline is involved with:

  • Collective Shout
  • Editorial board member, Women’s Studies International Forum


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