HIF-3081 Fieldwork and Linguistic Description - 10 stp
This course requires a bachelors degree in language and literature, or equivalent.
This course deals with methods in fieldwork as well as related ethical dimensions. The course includes comprehensive fieldwork (in the classroom) with a language informant, and is designed to enable students to gather and analyse data from a non-Indo-European language independently and efficiently.
Objective of the course
Students should be able to show a thorough knowledge of the materials described in the course description, as well as the ability to gather and analyse language data efficiently.
Students are required to hand in 6 homework assignments.
Term paper (7000 words)
Performance in the course will be assessed with the grades A-F.
Lectures Autumn 2012
First lecture: Wednesday 22nd August at 12:15
stip. Inna Konstantinovna Tolskaya
Three copies of your term paper are to be submitted to the Faculty Reception Desk/"Ekspedisjonen"/room D-1010 by 14:00/2 p.m. Remember to use your candidate number (available in the Studentweb), not your name.
Submission deadline: Wednesday 12 December