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Phonetics Teaching and Learning Conference

A biennial international conference devoted to the teaching, learning and assessment of phonetics

PTLC2013 took place at UCL 8-10 August, 2013

Proceedings of PTLC2013 are available here

Dates for PTLC2015 are under consideration. Watch this space!

PTLC began in 1999, and has been hosted regularly at UCL since then. It provides a unique forum for research concerned with all aspects of the teaching, learning and assessment of phonetics, including (but not confined to):

  • general phonetics
  • phonetics for speech therapy and audiology
  • phonetics for the performing arts
  • phonetics for language teaching
  • the role and goals of phonetics in different curricula (EFL, SLT...)
  • forensic phonetics
  • the use of IT and distance learning in phonetics

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