EL3212 Field Methods in Linguistics 2016

Michael Yoshitaka ERLEWINE (mitcho)
mitcho@nus.edu.sg
Office: AS5 06-09
Office hours: Wednesdays 10:00–12:00 and by appointment
Syllabus PDF (but always see Schedule below for the latest)
 

Schedule

Day Seminar topic Reading To submit
12/1 Course overview, fieldwork basics    
19/1 Groups, session planning Bowern chapters 3 and 5 Assignment 1: transcription practice
26/1 Naturalistic tasks Bowern chapter 9 and Louie (2015)  
02/2 Elicitation Bowern chapter 6; skim Deal (2015)  
09/2 Lunar New Year: No class (but consultant meetings continue this week)    
16/2 Data management Bowern chapter 4 Assignment 2: testing universals
23/2 Recess Week: No class and no consultant meetings    
01/3 Ethics Bowern chapter 11 and Rice (2006) Assignment 3: reading response
08/3 What we know so far   Assignment 4: summary of findings and paper topic proposal
15/3 Hypothesis testing    
22/3 Tools    
29/3 Presentations    
05/4 Guest speaker: Mary Dalrymple    
12/4 Writing workshop Noonan (2007)  
Friday 22/4: Final paper due