On this course Corpus Linguistics - Method, Analysis, Interpretation at FutureLearn , an extremely versatile methodology of language analysis using computers.
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.
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Programme StructureWhat 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
- 2 months
- 3 hrs/week
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
This course is designed for anyone with an interest in the study of language.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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