LINGUIST List 26.3411

Mon Jul 27 2015

Summer Schools: 1st Summer School of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language / New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 27-Jul-2015
From: Piers Kelly <Piers.Kellyanu.edu.au>
Subject: 1st Summer School of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language / New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
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1st Summer School of the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language / New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Host Institution: University of Western Sydney
Coordinating Institution:
Website: http://www.dynamicsoflanguage.edu.au/summer-school-2015/

Dates: 03-Dec-2015 - 07-Dec-2015
Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Focus: The School offers courses in experimental methods, historical linguistics of Australia, corpus analysis, statistics and video documentation.

Minimum Education Level: Undergraduate

Description:
This year’s ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language (COEDL) Summer School will feature six short courses:

- Experimental Research on Language Learning & Processing (Cutler, Escudero, Kalashnikova, Kember, Mulak), 6 hours
- History of Australian Languages I: The Proto-Australian hypothesis, and the sociolinguistics of language contact (Harvey, Mailhammer), 6 hours
- History of Australian Languages II: The Pama-Nyungan language family (Koch) - 6 hours (follows on from HAL-I)
- Making Friends with Your Corpus Data (Hendery, Jones, Meakins, Nicholls), 6 hours
- Statistics for Language Research: An Introduction to R (Kidd), 12 hours
- Making Language Visible: the why and how of video recording (Seyfeddinipur), 12 hours

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Language Acquisition
Language Documentation
Psycholinguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics

Tuition: 0 USD

Tuition Explanation: - Free for students
- AUD 25 per day for waged attendees (to cover catering)

Financial Aid: Applications accepted until 14-Aug-2015
A small number of travel support packages will be offered to students and others. These packages cover accommodation and dinners at Sancta, plus travel to and from Sydney from the applicant’s home.

Financial Aid Instructions:
Download the application form here: http://www.dynamicsoflanguage.edu.au/summer-school-2015/scholarships/

Forms must be submitting to the Event Coordinator Caroline Jones.

- Email: caroline.jonesuws.edu.au

- Post:

Caroline Jones
CoEDL & MARCS Institute
Bankstown Campus Building 3
University of Western Sydney
Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751 Australia.

Registration: 24-Jul-2015 to 20-Nov-2015

Contact Person: Piers Kelly
Email: Piers.Kellyanu.edu.au

Apply on the web: http://www.dynamicsoflanguage.edu.au/summer-school-2015/registration-and-accommodation/

Registration Instructions:
See link.

Page Updated: 27-Jul-2015