Center for Language Learning, Department of Language and Communication, University of Southern Denmark, is organizing 15. Nordiske Symposium om Børnesprog [15th Nordic Symposium on Child Language]. The symposium will take place at the University of Southern Denmark from May 23-24, 2018. The symposium is an interdisciplinary meeting place for researchers and practitioners within the fields of speech and language therapy, linguistics, psychology, and other professionals with an interest in child language. The symposium will cover a variety of themes related to child language acquisition and general learning in school, for example:
- the relationship between language development in the preschool years and later acquisition of written language/reading skills
- the influence of persistent language difficulties on the acquisition of written language/reading skills
- bilingual children’s acquisition of written language/reading skills
- deaf and hearing impaired children's acquisition of written language/reading skills
Invited plenary speakers:
See our pamphlet in English concerning the symposium here.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Odense.
This Symposium is supported by the Carlsberg foundation, the Oticon Foundation, the GN Store Nord Foundation & Inspiring Denmark.