CJDSL001 Corpus linguistics

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2023
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 15 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught in person.
doc. PhDr. Klára Osolsobě, Dr. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Klára Osolsobě, Dr.
Department of Czech Language – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Jaroslava Vybíralová
Supplier department: Department of Czech Language – Faculty of Arts
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
The aim of the course is to teach students how to use language corpora as the sources of observations of natural language functioning in linguistic research.
Learning outcomes
Student will be able to employ language corpora by dealing with the sophisticated linguistic problems.
  • Language Corpora in linguistic research; Criteria for choosing a corpus; How to build a corpus; Corpus tools; Corpus data analysis;
  • ČERMÁK, František. Korpus a korpusová lingvistika. Vydání první. Praha: Univerzita Karlova, nakladatelství Karolinum. 268 stran. ISBN 9788024637105. 2017. URL info
  • OSOLSOBĚ, Klára. Česká morfologie a korpusy (Czech morphology and corpora). Vyd. 1. Praha: Karolinum. 236 pp. ISBN 978-80-246-2562-1. 2014. URL info
  • TEUBERT, Wolfgang and Anna ČERMÁKOVÁ. Corpus linguistics : a short introduction. New York: Continuum. vi, 153. ISBN 9780826494818. 2007. info
  • BAKER, Paul, Andrew HARDIE and Tony MCENERY. A glossary of corpus linguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 187 s. ISBN 9780748624034. 2006. info
  • MCENERY, Tony and Andrew WILSON. Corpus linguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 209 s. ISBN 0-7486-0482-0. 1996. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, class discussion, presentations by professionals in the sectors, homework, reading.
Assessment methods
The seminar final project (5-10 pages).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: probíhá formou blokových přednášek.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Autumn 2022, Autumn 2024.
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