CS6493 - Natural Language Processing

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course introduces algorithms and techniques for natural language processing, from computational linguistics for text processing to information extraction for language understanding.  The topics include statistical and neural based language modeling, word representation, tagging and parsing, name entities and relation extraction, and semantic representation and labeling.  Computational models for language applications such as machine translation and dialog systems will also be introduced.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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