LNGS 324: Introduction to Research Methods in Linguistics


This course introduces students to the basics of doing linguistic research. It focuses on research
design, data collection methods and analysis. It also deals with practical issues in fieldwork as
well as the ethics of research. Topics include sources of linguistic data and literature, research
report writing, referencing and issues regarding plagiarism and academic dishonesty. This course
is a requirement for all students intending to write a Long Essay