LBASS courses

[Portuguese version]

With the support of UFMG, UNICAMP and UFSCAR, LBASS is offering a series of courses
on a variety of topics related to the Speech Sciences to its members.

Requirements to register:

1) To be an LBASS member (or become one) and have paid the 2021 membership fee 
2) To enroll in each course separately (see links below)

Registration for each course will remain open until its announced deadline or until
its maximum number of attendees is reached.

Brazilian students interested in earning course credit must visit the webpage of the
desired course and check the applicable information, which varies according to
the graduate course validating the course in question.

Information for SBFa members.

The dates and deadlines for registration are available here and on each course’s webpage,
which can be accessed below.

Students currently registered in the institution that validates a given LBASS course
don't have to be a member of the association in order to register for that course. 

Course 1 (maximum of 30 participants) 
Introduction to Praat scripting
Pablo Arantes (UFSCAR) e Marcelo Vieira (McGill University, Canada)
March 1, 3, 5, 8 and 10. From 2:00 p.m. to 4:20 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília) 
(taught in English)

Course 2 (maximum of 50 participants):
Prosody & Rhythm: applications to teaching rhythm
Donna Erickson (Haskins Laboratories – New Haven CT, USA)
March 16, 19, 23 and 26. From 2:00 p.m. to 5:10 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

Course 3 (maximum of 30 participants):
Speech Analysis and Synthesis
João Paulo Ramos Teixeira (IPB, Portugal)
April 1, 7, 8, 9 and 12. From 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

Course 4 (maximum of 50 participants):
Prosody, variation and contact
Barbara Gili Fivela (University of Salento, Italy)
April 19, 21, 23, 26 and 28. From 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

Course 5 (maximum of 30 participants):
Basic statistics for linguistic research with R
Pablo Arantes (UFSCAR)
May 10, 12, 14, 19 and 21. From 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

Course 6 (maximum of 50 participants):
Rhythmic analysis of languages: main challenges
Marisa Cruz (University of Lisbon, Phonetics and Phonology Lab & Baby Lab)
June 2, 3, 4, 7, 8 and 10. From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

Course 7 (maximum of 50 participants)
Introdução à fonética e à fonologia das línguas de sinais
André Nogueira Xavier (UFPR)
June 22, 24 and  29 and July 1, From 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in Portuguese)

Course 8 
Multimodality of speech in face-to-face communication
Albert Rilliard (LIMSI, Paris)
September 21, 23, 25, 27 and 29. 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (GMT-3/Brasília)
(taught in English)

More Information about the following courses will be available soon.

Course 9
Corpus-based analysis of information structure in spoken language: the L-AcT approach
Emanuela Cresti, Massimo Moneglia, Alessandro Panunzi, Valentina Saccone (University of Florence)
Date: October

Course 10
Methodological issues in the experimental study of suprasegmentals
Joaquim Llisterri (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Date: first half of December

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