Chinese is the most spoken language in the world, and the study of Chinese has become internationally fashionable. In order to develop primary research capabilities and professional training in Chinese language pedagogy, the Second NTU Postgraduate Conference on Teaching Chinese as
a Second Language will be held on March 29, 2014 at National Taiwan University (NTU).
Organized by postgraduate students from the Graduate Program of Teaching Chinese as a Second Language at NTU, this one-day conference hopes to bring together postgraduate students interested in the filed an intellectually stimulating and friendly platform for the exchange of ideas. Presenters of the conference will have the possibility to publish their research in NTU Working Papers in Chinese Language Teaching 2.
Areas of research can include Chinese teaching method, Chinese linguistics, second language acquisition, etc., couched in any theoretical framework.
Submissions can be written in either Chinese or English, and should be between 4500-15000 words. Talks will be 15 minutes with 10 minutes for discussion. Submission should be emailed as an attachment (.doc file) to firstname.lastname@example.org before November 15, 2013.
Conference website: https://sites.google.com/site/ntutcsl2/