Submissions

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About

The journal KorDaF – Korpora Deutsch als Fremdsprache focuses on the use of corpora in research and teaching as well as in institutional teaching contexts (e.g. university, school or other educational institutions). The journal covers a wide range of topics: In addition to issues of scientific theory and research methodology, it also presents examples of applied work with corpora related to German as a foreign language. Further, the journal addresses all scientific fields related to German as a first, second or foreign language. At the same time, work, research and teaching with corpora remain a constant point of reference. Key issues are therefore corpus construction and its use for DaF, DaF didactics and DaF acquisition, educational language/scientific language/specialized language, as well as corpus-based/corpus-supported foreign and second language teaching.


Focus and Scope

The journal KorDaF – Korpora Deutsch als Fremdsprache – focuses on the use of corpora in research and teaching as well as institutional teaching contexts (e.g. university, school or other educational institutions). The journal offers a wide range of topics. In addition to issues of scientific theory and research methodology, it also presents examples of applied work with corpora related to German as a foreign language. Further, the journal addresses all scientific fields related to German as a first, second or foreign language. At the same time, work, research and teaching with corpora remain a constant point of reference. Key issues are therefore corpus construction and its use for DaF, DaF didactics and DaF acquisition, educational language/scientific language/specialized language, as well as corpus-based/corpus-supported foreign and second language teaching.


Submission Checklist

Before submitting you should read over the guidelines here. Please use the following template for your manuscript.


Copyright Notice

This Journal is open access, which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. Authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights of their articles without restrictions. Authors do not pay article processing charges (APCs) to publish their articles open access. Operating expenses for the editorial system Janeway are covered as part of the TUjournals service.


Peer Review

This journal operates a double blind peer review policy. We analyze every submission in several checking steps for plagiarism.


Licences

Korpora Deutsch als Fremdsprache allows the following licences for submission:

  • CC BY 4.0
    Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.


Publication Fees

No publication fees.


Publication Cycle

This journal publishes two issues per year.


Sections

Public Submissions

Peer Reviewed

Indexed


Article


Section Korpora