Conference Topics

The mission of the conference is to  build upon LSP research by exploring the following topics:

  • Cognitive aspects of specialised languages
  • Linguistic features of specialised language
  • Communication of specialised knowledge
  • Raising awareness in Language for Science and Technology
  • Innovation in LSP methodology
  • Non-language specialists’ perspectives on LSP
  • Terminology management in theory and practice
  • Cross-language correlation of specialised discourse and beyond
  • Bridging specialised competences in Academic and Technical Writing
  • Diachronic perspectives on LSP
  • Text and genre analysis of specialised discourse
  • Intercultural aspects of specialised discourse
  • Corpus Linguistics in specialised lexicography and the LSP classroom
  • Language for Specific Purposes (LSP) vs Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL)
  • LSP in Business Communication
  • LSP and multimedia discourse

Language Centre
Fr.R.Kreutzwaldi 1, Tartu 51014, Estonia, phone +372 731 3162, e-mail: