#CORPUSMOOC : Week 1 Notes from @drbexl

Here’s my notes from week 1 of Lancaster University’s MOOC ‘Corpus Linguistics’ (Haven’t got time to do the practical exercise, but this is twigging some thinking re my PhD thesis database!): What is a corpus? A collection of words? It’s a methodology but not a theory of language. Why might I use corpus linguistics? Look at […]

FutureLearn MOOC: Corpus Linguistics

Anyone else going to be doing the ‘Corpus Linguistics’ MOOC with Lancaster University in September … I am getting my head ready for a ‘big data’ project. Offers practical introduction to the methodology of corpus linguistics for researchers in social sciences and humanities