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.
|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|
Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.