Subject 'Introduction to Terminology'

Name in Estonian: Terminoloogia alused

Year:   2006/2007    2007/2008    2008/2009    2009/2010    2010/2011    

State codeI108
Study languageEstonian
Credit points 2 CP; 3 ECTS
Grading method Prelim

General description

Language as a communication tool. Language variation.
Language planning, its theoretical foundations, practical work and sources of information. Registers: language for special purposes, language for general purposes and jargon. Principles of term formation in various languages. Selection, usage and reliability of terminology sources. Types of terminology work: normative vs descriptive and systematic vs ad hoc. Principles of and tools for creating termbases.

Is taught in following curricula

2010: TS  
2009: TS  
2008: TS  
2007: TS  
2006: TS  
2005: TS  
2004: TS