LINGUIST List 24.2394

Tue Jun 11 2013

Summer Schools: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics, UCL

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <>

Date: 11-Jun-2013
From: Bas Aarts <>
Subject: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics, UCL/ London, UK
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Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics, UCL/ London, UK

Host Institution: University College LondonCoordinating Institution: University College LondonWebsite:

Dates: 27-Aug-2013 - 29-Aug-2013Location: London, United Kingdom

Focus: The Survey of English Usage at University College London (UCL)will be running a three-day summer school in English Corpus Linguisticsfrom Tuesday 27 August – Thursday 29 August.Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Special Qualifications:A basic knowledge of English grammar is essential.

Description:The Summer School is a primer in corpus linguistics for students of theEnglish language with a focus on English syntax. It is designed to be bothaccessible and inspiring! You will be taught at University College London inthe heart of Central London by world-class researchers based in the Surveyof English Usage. Places are limited. Be sure to book early.

Course(s) Offered:

An Introduction to English Corpus Linguistics Bas AartsIntroducing ICE-GB and DCPSE and their Functionality Bas Aarts and Rachele de Felice Practical Session Seth MehlSearching the Corpus: Wildcards, FTFs and Combining Queries Bas Aarts and Sean WallisCorpus Linguistics Methodology Bas AartsSimple Statistics for Corpus Linguistics Sean Wallis Quantity and Quality: Large Corpora and Specialised Corpora Rachele de Felice

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Languages: English

Tuition: 210.00 GBP

Registration: 11-Jun-2013 to 20-Aug-2013

Contact Person: Christine Bowles Phone: (00) 44 20 7679 3119 Fax: n/a Email: on the web:

Registration Instructions:Please print out and complete the application form (PDF) and send it to theapplication address.

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