The 3rd LinC Summer School and Workshop in Systemic Functional Linguistics
Location: Cardiff University, Wales
Date: 8 - 10 September 2014
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The summer school will run two parallel courses:
- Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics
- Corpus Linguistics
Both are suitable for professionals, students, and researchers who have an interest in learning more about Systemic Functional Linguistics and/or corpus linguistics and its applications.?
Outline for the course in Corpus Linguistics
Directions of change in verb patterns
SFL and corpora: how do we match meanings and strings?
The dimensions of genre classification and annotation practice for large corpora.
Why use statistics in corpus studies, plus workshop using R.
New features in the UAM CorpusTool
Context and Corpus and workshop in using Elan
Outline for the Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics
Introduction to using the UAM CorpusTool
The nominal group and working out internal group structures
Applying Systemic Functional Linguistics
Call for Poster Presentations
Participants at the summer school are encouraged to submit an abstract for a Poster Presentation. Accepted proposals will be presented at a poster session. Deadline for submissions is May 1st 2014. Send abstracts of 500 words to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration will open in the autumn 2013. Places are limited.
A full bursary, funded by Cardiff University and covering fees, transport, food and accommodation (to a maximum of fees + £1,000) is available for participants without institutional funding.
Those eligible for the funding should send a CV and covering letter, stating how their work relates to SFL; how much funding is being sought; and how this money will be used.
Please email your application to email@example.com.
Applications for funding should reach us by 15th April and we will advise all applicants of the results as soon as possible afterwards.
Registration and course fee
There are a limited number of places available so please book early. The summer school will only run if the minimum number of places are filled. The registration form is now available from the menu in the top right section of this page. Please note that we cannot accept online payments. Registration is only complete once payment is received.
The registration fee for the full three days of the summer school is £235.00. The fee will include course materials, bibliography, and Certificate of Attendance. Meals are not included in the registration fee. There is a cafeteria in the building and there are many local shops, pubs and cafes in the immediate area for those who want to purchase their own food and refreshments rather than bring their own.
University accommodation will be available for those who wish to stay in halls of residence. The accommodation form is now available (see above). There is also a link to other places to stay in Cardiff.