The corpus research team led by Professor Hu Kaibao at ICSA of Shanghai International Studies University actively carries out corpus related research and promotes academic exchanges in the field of corpus research and applications. Since its first summer workshop in 2012, corpus research and applications training and other related activities have won good social response.
To continue to promote the applications of corpus in foreign language teaching and research and other related fields and strengthen academic exchanges in this field, the Institute of Corpus Studies and Applications of Shanghai International Studies University plans to hold a series of schools on corpus construction and applications in January and July every year, in the form of online training.
Winter Schools (in February) are for corpus construction, corpus applications and corpus-based foreign language teaching.
Summer schools (in July) are for corpus-based translation studies, and corpus-based foreign language teaching.
The details will be publicized via the official website of ICSA and our WeChat Official Account.
The invited lecturers for winter schools this year:
Professor Hu Kaibao
Professor Han Ziman
Professor Hong Huaqing
Professor Shi Jianjun
Professor Huang Libo
Professor Zeng Fengchao
Professor Qin Hongwu
Professor Lei Lei
Training Format: online, lecturing, case studies, hands-on practice
Training Purpose: (1) focusing on the research methods; (2) presenting the applications of corpus in different fields; (3) improving the ability to use corpus in relevant foreign language research.
School for Corpus Construction
01 Syllabus and Content
Professor Hu Kaibao
Engineer Zhang Kai
Dr. Li Xiaoqian
Construction of Parallel Corpus
How-to about regular corpus tools
Dr. Xu Hongzhi
Python and Corpus Construction (basics)
Institute of Corpus Studies and Applications
Shanghai International Studies University
For other two schools:
Corpus Applications: 1600 RMB/each
Corpus and Foreign Language Teaching: 1600 RMB/each
Discount for participation in three schools: 3800 RMB/each
04 How to Register
Please register and log in to select the school you want to attend. After your registration, you are welcome to join our WeChat groups for different schools by adding contact’s WeChat number:
1.“Corpus Construction School”，please send your message in the form of “your name + your mobile phone number + corpus construction”, contact’s WeChat: 18939828865
2.“Corpus Applications School”，please send your message in the form of “your name + your mobile phone number + corpus applications”, contact’s WeChat: 18608743833
3.“Corpus and Foreign Language Teaching”，please send your message in the form of “your name + your mobile phone number + corpus and foreign language teaching”, contact’s WeChat: 18061256876
4. Group attendees，please send your message in the form of “your group name + your mobile phone numbers + group attendees”, contact’s WeChat: 18061256876
The registration is open until 16 of February 2022
Please do not hesitate to contact us at: 18061256876
Institute of Corpus Studies and Applications SISU
31 of December 2021