Workshop on eye tracking for language research

Date 24 February 2015  
Time and place 10:00-14:00 in the Elab
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ECTS 0,5 for full attendance. No ECTS otherwise


The workshop will include short theoretical introductions, but also hands on tutorials and exercises



Intro to eye tracking and eye trackers:

  • why study eye movements?
  • how are eye movements tracked?
  • how to setup and calibrate eye trackers
  • what influences the accuracy of eye tracking? (eye movements & drift)
  • how are fixations defined when analyzing eye tracking data?
  • what does eye tracking data tell us?

Intro to eye tracking software:

  • how to design and create experiments in Tobii Studio
  • how to design and create experiments in E-prime


Teacher: Thomas O. Madsen


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