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LIMoBiS: International Conference - Language Impairment in Monolingual and Bilingual Society
 

International PhD Course on Developmental Language Impairment, Aalborg, Denmark

Preconference Course for International Conference on Language Impairment in Monolingual and Bilingual Society – LIMoBiS

September 27th & 28th 2010

Cognitive Psychology Unit, Aalborg University, Kroghstræde 3, 9220 Aalborg

Organisers: Kristine Jensen de López and Lone Sundahl Olsen (PhD)

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Programme:

Monday September 27th

9:00-10:15

Registration & Welcome by Kristine Jensen de López

10:15-11:30

Boundaries between language impairment and autism in children
Dr. Dorothy V. Bishop (Department of Experimental Psychology, Oxford University)

11:30-12:30

Discussions in groups

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-15:15

What do gestures tell us about infants’ early communicative competences and how to link to atypical language development?
Dr. Kristine Jensen de López (Institute of Communication & Psychology, Aalborg University)

15:15-17:00

Discussions in groups

17:00-17:15

Closing remarks

 

Tuesday September 28th

9:00-9:15

Good Morning

9:15-10:30

Designing on-line sentence processing experiments for children with SLI
Dr. Theodore Marinis (Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading)

10:45-12:15

Discussions in groups

12:15-13:15

Lunch

13:15-14:30

Children learning two languages sequentially: what’s typical?
Dr. Kathryn Kohnert (Dept. of Speech Language Hearing Sciences, University of Minnesota)

14:30-16:15

Discussions in groups

16:15-17:00

Final round table discussion: What did we learn? Open questions

 

                     

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