LING 3701 Field Methods in Linguistics (3)

Pre-requisites: LING 2001, LING 2002 and LING 2302

This semester-long course introduces the student to basic research methods in linguistics. Equipped with this knowledge, students are required to design their own programme of field research and are sent into the field, under supervision, to collect language data from informants. Students are required to transcribe portions of these data and provide some preliminary analysis.

This is a cross-campus course offered in the Mid-Year Programme only. Find out about Field Trips.


Method of Instruction: 2 lectures and 1 tutorial per week
Assessment: 40% in-course assessment, 60% final examination