LINGUIST List 29.368

Mon Jan 22 2018

Summer Schools: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics 2018/United Kingdom

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <srobinsonlinguistlist.org>


Date: 17-Jan-2018
From: Bas Aarts <ucleseuucl.ac.uk>
Subject: Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics 2018
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Host Institution: University College London
Coordinating Institution: University College London
Website: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/english-usage/summer-school/

Dates: 02-Jul-2018 - 04-Jul-2018
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
Special Qualifications: Students are expected to have a basic knowledge of concepts in English linguistics, especially grammar.

Description:
The Survey of English Usage at University College London (UCL) will be running a three-day Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics from Monday 2 July 2018 until Wednesday 4 July 2018. You will be taught at University College London (UCL) in the heart of London by world-class researchers.

Mornings consist of a ‘theory lecture’ and a ‘practical lecture’. The theory session on the first day is on English grammar, the second is on corpus linguistics methodologies and the final theory session introduces the basic principles of statistics. The afternoons consist of intensive ‘hands-on’ practical sessions where students are able to make the most of what they have learned.

Places are limited. Be sure to book early.

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics


Subject Languages: English

Tuition: 295 GBP
Registration: 01-Jan-2018 to 01-Jul-2018
Contact Person: Bas Aarts
                Phone: 00442076793120
                Email: ucleseuucl.ac.uk

Apply on the web: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/english-usage/summer-school/

Registration Instructions:
Follow the link on the website.

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