LINGUIST List 29.2767

Wed Jul 04 2018

Summer Schools: Tools and Methods for Corpus-Based Translation Science

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 02-Jul-2018
From: Michael Ustaszewski <>
Subject: Tools and Methods for Corpus-Based Translation Science/Austria
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Host Institution: Universit├Ąt Innsbruck

Dates: 22-Nov-2018 - 23-Nov-2018
Location: Innsbruck, Austria

Focus: The aim of the two-day workshop is to help beginners as well as advanced participants to acquire new competencies and consolidate and expand existing ones in the creation and implementation of corpus-based research designs in the field of translation science. The workshop primarily addresses doctoral and postdoctoral researchers and offers a space for learning, discussion and hands-on training.
Minimum Education Level: BA
Special Qualifications: There are no formal eligibility criteria for participation in the workshop. Since places are limited, the admission of applicants will be based on their motivation to attend the workshop and to conduct corpus-based translation research.

The workshop comprises one keynote speech and three individual courses of three 3.5 hours each. The courses build upon each other and cover the following topics:
- corpus compilation and annotation
- basics of qualitative and quantitative corpus analysis
- introduction to advanced corpus analysis: multivariate statistics.

The workshop is free of charge, but there is a limited number of places. The workshop will be held at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, from 22 to 23 November, 2018.

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics

Tuition: 0 USD
Registration: 02-Jul-2018 to 10-Sep-2018
Contact Person: Michael Ustaszewski

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
To apply for the free workshop, please complete the application form at the application link.

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