• Course Code: ENGL432
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (2Crs:2Lec)
  • Course Type: Elective Department (ED)

Course Description

This course seeks to familiarize students with two important and interrelated approaches to the analysis of language and texts: corpus analysis and text linguistics. Introducing students to the basic principles of text analysis, major approaches in text linguistics and the various aspects of textuality, the course also covers the different ways in which corpora (electronic text-databases) can be used in linguistic research and/or text analysis.