Lancaster University, Linguistics and English Language / Futurelearn
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Curso online: Lancaster (Reino Unido), 28/09/2015- 22/11/ 2015

Offers practical introduction to the methodology of corpus linguistics for researchers in social sciences and humanities.

The course aims to:

- Demonstrate that corpus approaches to social science can offer valuable insight into social reality by investigating the use and manipulation of language in society.

- Equip social scientists with skills necessary for collecting and analysing large digital collections of text (corpora).

- Provide educational support for those who want to use the corpus method.

- Demonstrate the use of corpus linguistics in the humanities, especially History.

- Give a sense of the incredibly wide uses that corpora have been put to.

- Allow those with an interest in language, who have not heard of the corpus approach before, a new way of looking at language.

Free online course

Duration: 8 weeks

3 hours pw

Certificates available


Tony McEnery

Fecha de inicio: 
Viernes, 4 septiembre, 2015
Fecha de finalización: 
Lunes, 28 septiembre, 2015
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Anthony McEnery null Del 28 de septiembre al 22 de noviembre de 2015

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