[Corpora-List] New MA course in Practical Corpus Linguistics for ELT, Lexicography, and Translation

Patrick Hanks patrick.w.hanks at gmail.com
Tue Jan 24 19:57:48 CET 2017

Please post the following announcement:

The Research Institute of Information and Language Processing (RIILP), University of Wolverhampton (UK), is delighted to announce the launch of a new 1-year MA course in Practical Corpus Linguistics for ELT, Lexicography, and Translation, starting in September/October 2017.

The course is interdisciplinary, offering components in linguistics (with a focus on lexis and phraselogy) and computing Options include:

- How people use words to make meanings;

- How to analyse real language usage;

- The role of phraseology, metaphor, and idioms;

- Creative and poetic uses of language;

- New approaches to language teaching;

- Translation tools such as translation memory systems;

- Creating dictionaries using new kinds of evidence;

- Using computer tools for teaching and translation.

For further information, contact Dr Sara Moze (course leader) – S.Moze @wlv.ac.uk or April Harper (admin office) – A.Harper2 at wlv.ac.uk. <A.Harper2 at wlv.ac.uk>

See http://rgcl.wlv.ac.uk/macorling or download our flyer: http://rgcl.wlv.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/MA- Practical-Corpus-Linguistics-for-ELT-Lexicography-and-Translation.pdf

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