Beyond a Limited Scope: Chinese for Specific and Professional Purposes


The 6th Business Chinese Workshop in Conjunction with the 2nd International Conference on Business Chinese Education

March 30 (Workshop) & 31 (Conference), 2018

University of Hawai‘i at Manoa



Seeking presentation proposals on topics of research and instruction of business Chinese, Chinese for specific or professional purposes, including, but not limited to:

  • Needs analysis
  • Program design and course development
  • Materials development
  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Innovative approaches and methods
  • Literacy and culture
  • Accuracy and error analysis
  • Study abroad program for professional training
  • Pragmatics
  • Discourse or conversation analysis
  • Technology use

Abstracts should be between 200-300 words in Microsoft Word format and be both in English and Chinese. Please include both versions in a single file.



Abstract Submission Form - September 30, 2017 deadline



  • September 30, 2017: Paper abstract deadline
  • October 31, 2017: Notification of abstract decision
  • November 30, 2017: Deadline for response to offer


Information on lodging and registration coming soon!

Tagged as 2014-2018 upcoming lsp-lg-spec-purposes