|授業題目||Zemi II: Corpus Linguistics|
|授業の概要||This course is about developing knowledge of World Englishes and the research methods that can be used to investigate these Englishes. The desired outcome of Semester 2 is that students understand how to use online corpus linguistics tools and begin to think of possible topics for their Graduation Thesis.|
|学習の到達目標||The aim is to build on the skills learnt in semester 1 and further develop students' research abilities through hands-on experience with a range of different corpus linguistics tools. The goal is for students to become familiar with the usage of various online research tools and the kind of research necessary for a Graduation Thesis.|
|授業計画||第１回||Vocab profile: How it Works|
|第２回||Vocab profile: Hands on Practice|
|第３回||Vocab profile: Research Task|
|第４回||Google ngram Viewer: How it Works|
|第５回||Google ngram Viewer: Hands on Practice|
|第６回||Google ngram Viewer: Research Task|
|第７回||COCA Corpus: How it Works|
|第８回||COCA Corpus: Hands on Practice|
|第９回||COCA Corpus: Research Task|
|第１０回||GLoWbE Corpus: How it Works|
|第１１回||GLoWbE Corpus: Hands on Practice|
|第１２回||GLoWbE Corpus: Research Task|
|第１３回||Sketch Engine/Ant Conc: How it Works|
|第１４回||Sketch Engine/Ant Conc: Hands on Practice|
|第１５回||Sketch Engine/Ant Conc: Research Task|
|授業外学習の課題||Students will be expected to study for at least 120 minutes per week out of class.
These are the 2 expectations of EVERY student on this course:
1) Use English as much as possible
2) Always REVIEW the last class and PREVIEW the next class
|履修上の注意事項||To be successful on this course, students need:
1) good attendance and time-keeping.
2) good classwork and homework.
3) good motivation and participation.
Credits will not be given if students are absent from class more than four times in one semester (including illness, traffic-related problems, family-related matters, etc.).
|成績評価の方法・基準||The grade for the semester is composed of:
1) Mini Graduation Thesis (80%)
2) Active Participation (20%)
*Lateness and absences will negatively affect grades.
*If a student is absent from a class, it is the STUDENT'S responsibility to contact a classmate or the teacher to find out about the classwork/homework.
|テキスト||Materials will be provided in class.|
|Students can make contact by (1) email (email@example.com) or (2) visiting my office (Building 3, office 316) or (3) speaking with me in class.|