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Introduction to Corpus-Based Methods in Linguistics


About This Course

This course provides an introduction to corpus linguistics and copus-based methods in linguistic research. It has been developed within the SNSF-funded institutional partnership Regional Linguistic Data Initiative, co-ordinated by the University of Zurich. It is part of a wider initiative to enhance methodological training of language researchers in Serbia, Croatia and other countries in the region.

The course language is Serbian. Examples and practical assignments also include Croatian (in parallel with Serbian), as well as English and several other languages (occasionally).

The course is self-paced and it does not include any formal assessment or a certificate.


No previous knowledge of corpora or corpus linguistics is required.

Course Staff

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Maja Miličević

University of Belgrade
Associate professor, ReLDI co-ordinator for Serbia
Course instructor

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Jelena Bošnjak

University of Belgrade
PhD student and English Language lecturer
Course assistant

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