LINGUIST List 25.471|
Tue Jan 28 2014
Summer Schools: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics/London, United Kingdom
Editor for this issue: Malgorzata Cavar
From: Bas Aarts <ucleseuucl.ac.uk>
Subject: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics/London, United Kingdom
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Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics
Host Institution: University College London
Coordinating Institution: University College London
Dates: 07-Jul-2014 - 09-Jul-2014
Location: London, United Kingdom
Focus: The Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics is an introductory course in corpus linguistics for students of the English language which is designed to be accessible and inspiring!
Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate
Students are expected to have a basic knowledge of English linguistics and grammar.
The Survey of English Usage at University College London (UCL) will be running a three-day Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics from Monday, 7 July 2014 till Wednesday, 9 July 2014. You will be taught at University College London (UCL) in the heart of Central London by world-class researchers based in the Survey of English Usage. Places are limited. Be sure to book early.
An Introduction to English Corpus Linguistics. Instructor: Bas Aarts
Introducing ICE-GB and DCPSE and their Functionality. Instructors: Bas Aarts and Rachele de Felice
Corpus Linguistics Methodology. Instructor: Seth Mehl
Searching the Corpus: Wildcards, FTFs and Combining Queries. Instructors: Bas Aarts and Sean Wallis
Simple Statistics for Corpus Linguistics. Instructor: Sean Wallis
Quantity and Quality: Large Corpora and Specialised Corpora. Instructor: Rachele de Felice
Practical sessions. Instructor: Seth Mehl
Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Languages: English
Tuition: 275.00 GBP
Tuition Explanation: Early registration fee (until 30 April): GBP 275
After 1 May 2014: GBP 325.
Students in full-time education will receive a free copy of either the ICE-GB or DCPSE corpus with the associated exploration software.
Registration: 28-Jan-2014 to 07-Jul-2014
Contact Person: Survey of English Usage UCL
Apply on the web: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/english-usage/summer-school/ssecl.pdf
A booking form is available on the website.
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