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Corpus Linguistics - Method, Analysis, Interpretation

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Get a practical introduction to the methodology of corpus linguistics for researchers in the social sciences and humanities with Corpus Linguistics - Method, Analysis, Interpretation at FutureLearn.

Overview

On this course Corpus Linguistics - Method, Analysis, Interpretation at FutureLearn , an extremely versatile methodology of language analysis using computers.

Key facts:

Over eight weeks, you’ll build the skills necessary to collect and analyse large digital collections of text (corpora).

You’ll be introduced to a number of topics demonstrating the use of corpora in areas as diverse as discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, and language learning and teaching.

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?
  • Further corpus techniques: collocation and keywords
  • Corpus-based discourse analysis
  • Building a corpus: tagging and processing data
  • Sociolinguistics: analysing BNC1994 and BNC2014
  • Textbook and dictionary construction
  • Language learning and corpus linguistics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months
    • 3 hrs/week

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Language

English

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Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

This course is designed for anyone with an interest in the study of language.

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