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3.02.173 Seminar: S Corpus Linguistics: Investigations in the field of pragmatics and sociolinguistics - Details
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General information

Subtitle
Course number 3.02.173
Semester Wintersemester 2020/2021
Current number of participants 19
expected number of participants 40
Home institute Institute of English and American Studies
Courses type Seminar in category Teaching
First date Fri , 06.11.2020 14:00 - 18:00, Room: (Online)
Type/Form
Lehrsprache englisch
ECTS points 6

Course location / Course dates

(Online) Friday. 06.11.20 14:00 - 18:00
Saturday. 07.11.20 10:00 - 16:00
Friday. 04.12.20 14:00 - 18:00
Saturday. 05.12.20 10:00 - 16:00
Friday. 08.01.21 14:00 - 18:00
Saturday. 09.01.21 10:00 - 14:00

Module assignments

Comment/Description

The central topic of this seminar is to investigate language change. We will discuss roughly 1500 years focussing on periods that have conventionally been classified as "turning-points" in the linguistic history of the English language. Our inquiry will encompass processes of language internal change as well as the external influence as a result of language contact.
The seminar itself will be presented as a downloadable podcast plus ppt-presentation, meaning that there is no weekly live session. However, we will meet a few times to clarify organizational matters and/or any questions that come up.