The 20th International Conference on Teaching and Learning Chinese in Higher Education
* The 2023 Annual International Conference
of the British Chinese Language Teaching Society
* The 6th Conference on Chinese Teaching in Scotland
29th June-1st July 2023
Organised by the British Chinese Language Teaching Society
Hosted and Co-organised by
Confucius Institute for Scotland, the University of Edinburgh, UK
We invite submission of abstracts for conference oral presentation (25 minutes), workshops and/or panel discussions (60-minutes) and posters (see examples here). Every abstract submitted will be peer reviewed and a selection of papers will be published in the Conference Proceeding. The working languages for this conference are English and Chinese.
The theme for this conference is cross-disciplinary theory and practice and we particularly welcome submissions in the following areas:
1. Thomas BAK, the University of Edinburgh, UK
Learning Chinese in the 21st Century: a Cognitive Neuroscientist’s Perspective
2. Professor LIU Shijuan, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA
Future of Chinese language teacher in the SMART Technology Era
3. LU Yang, University of Nottingham, UK
Looking Forward: Formative Assessment and Its Importance to Learning and Teaching of L2 Chinese
4. Professor WANG Lijun, Beijing Normal University, China
Teaching Strategies of Chinese Characters to Foreigners Based on the Character Attribute Database
5. Professor George Xinsheng ZHANG, Richmond American University London, UK
The Chinese Proficiency Grading Standard for International Chinese Education and Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language in the UK
You can submit your abstract online via this link or scan the QR Code here.
Please make sure to include the following information.
For any further inquiries, please email Dr XU Shejiao (W.Xu1@westminster.ac.uk). If you wish to submit a full paper, please also email this to Dr XU. Visit the following websites (BCLTS) for the most up-to-date conference information.
2023 BCLTS Annual Conference Organising Committee