Course Details and Schedule

This series of lunchtime modules gives you an introduction to the use of the corpus in linguistic research. In this session we take a look at corpus creation and discuss of core concepts such as representativity, sampling, annotation, and text encoding.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • representativity
  • sampling
  • annotation
  • text encoding
Course information
Intended audience Anybody interested in evidence-based language study.
Prior knowledge Knowledge of basic concepts and research methods in linguistics or a related discipline.
Resources Brief notes are supplied at no charge
Software Various, focus on web-based resources where available.
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? Other modules in the series

Taught using:N/A

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

Schedule
Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
6th week Thursday 26 February 12:30-13:30 1 0.00 IT Services, 13 Banbury Road Booking opens January 27th 2015 Email me when booking opens

Can't make any of these dates? Express an interest in future dates for this course.

Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability.