Universität Wien FIND

128301 AR Research methods in linguistics (2015S)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 09.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 16.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 23.03. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 13.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 20.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 27.04. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 04.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 11.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 18.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 01.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 08.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 15.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 22.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21
Monday 29.06. 16:00 - 18:00 Unterrichtsraum Anglistik UniCampus Hof 8 3G-EG-21

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Subsequent to a brief discussion of linguistic models, this course provides an introduction to the currently most important research methods in linguistics. Specifically, the course covers methods of data collection such as elicitation, questionnaires, and interviews, corpus compilation and analysis, statistical analysis, and qualitative data analysis.

Assessment and permitted materials

readings, class participation, assignments, final tasks

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

This course aims to
- develop an awareness of the specific research methods necessary for investigating students' own research questions (especially their MA theses)
- provide hands-on experience with a range of different methods
- develop an understanding of the interdependence of research interest, theory and method
- develop an awareness of the practical implications of different research strategies and the time and effort involved

Examination topics

Reading, group-work, discussions, theory-inputs, hands-on tasks

Reading list

Required and recommended readings will be announced in class.

Association in the course directory

Studium: UF 344, ME 812;
Code/Modul: UF FW; ME3;
Lehrinhalt: 12-0213

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