English linguistics LM with an introduction to Corpus Linguistics (2020/2021)

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Learning outcomes

MODULE I The course aims at leading the students to know in detail: (1) the history of the English language; attention will also be dedicated to the linguistic analysis of texts belonging to Old English, Middle English and Early Modern English; (2) the history of journalistic writing in anglophone countries, from its origins to the present day. MODULE II The course module aims at providing students with the theoretical framework and practical aspects concerning corpus linguistics.