Field Methods and Linguistic Analysis


Course Objective

Students acquire skills to collect, systematize, analyse field data,
learn to construct a valid linguistic argumentation and to write a clear
and concise report on the findings.

Course Content

Methodology of field linguistics and linguistic argumentation as set out
by Dixon in Basic Linguistic Theory; apply that framework to datasets.

Teaching Methods

Tutorial; number of meetings per period to be decided upon by student
and supervisor.

Method of Assessment

Essay. See Course Manual for further details such as number of words.

Entry Requirements

BA Linguistics.


Robert Dixon, Basic Linguistic Theory, volumes 1, 2 & 3 Oxford
University Press

Target Audience

Master Linguistics; Research Master Humanities: Linguistics; Master

General Information

Course Code L_TAMATWS016
Credits 6 EC
Period P4+5
Course Level 400
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Course Coordinator prof. dr. L.J. de Vries
Examiner prof. dr. L.J. de Vries
Teaching Staff prof. dr. L.J. de Vries

Practical Information

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