CIP SYMPOSIUM 2018

It’s only words? – Academic vocabulary and common terminology across the University

CIP invites you to the annual symposium Thursday 1 November 10:00 - 16:00.

This year's focus in on Academic vocabulary and common terminology across the University.

Registration

Please register here no later than 24 October

Participation is free of charge.  

Programme

9:30-10:00 Registration and coffee
10:00-10:15 Welcome by Director Anne Holmen
Director Anne Holmen opens the Symposium, CIP, UCPH
10:15-11:00

A Danish academic glossary - and how it can be usedPhD fellow
Anne Sofie Jakobsen, Engerom, UCPH
Read abstract here (in Danish)
Read slides here (in Danish only)

11:15-12:00 Terminology across Denmark - and the EU
Research Assistant, Sussi Olsen, Center for Language Technology, NorS from the EU   Project “eTranslation Termbank", which has been set up to collect terminology, concept lists,     etc. from public institutions for the EU machine translation system, eTranslation
Read abstract here (in Danish)
Read slides here (in Danish only)
12:00 -13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:45 "Make-up classes for censors” (in goose eyes) – the challenges of parallel language use for admin staff
Pete Westbrook, Academic Language Consultant, CIP, UCPH
Read abstract here
Read slides here
13.45 - 14.15

The role of vocabulary in developing language skills in academic courses – with examples from projects under the UCPH language strategy.
Karsten Schou Larsen, Project Manager and Post.doc Sanne Larsen, CIP, UCPH
Read abstract here (in Danish only)
Read slides here (in Danish only)

14:15 - 14:45 Coffee break
14:45-15:30  Words and Other Wonders - An Invitation to Lexical Anthropology
Linguist and Linguistic Anthropologist, Lecturer, PhD. Carsten Levisen, Department of Communication and Humanities, RUC
Read abstract here
Read slides here (in Danish)
15:30-16:00 Focus on vocabulary in all subjects - Why is today's topic important for all language yeaching?
Comment by Birgit Henriksen, Professor MSO, Engerom, UPCH
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Read slides here
16:00 Concluding remarks and thank you for today
Director Anne Holmen, CIP, UCPH

Presentations are given in Danish, except for the presentation by Pete Westbrook, which is given in English.