The course deals with statistical methods and tools used within the area of Language Sciences. The properties, usability, advantages and disadvantages of the different statistical methods are discussed.

Syllabus, schedule and literature list

Syllabus | Schedule Autumn 2017 |  Literature list Statistics for Linguists Autumn 2017 (71 Kb)


Per Näsman,


The teaching consists of lectures, group exercises and laboratory lessons.

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Prerequisites and special admittance requirements

Admitted to The Master’s Programme in Language Sciences at the Faculty of Humanities, or completed course Linguistics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits, Phonetics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits or Computational Linguistics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits. Swedish Upper Secondary School course English B/English 6 or equivalent.