LING 541 - Natural Language Processing
Fall 2021, Section 901
Instruction Mode: Section 901 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Linguistics (LING)
Department: LSA Linguistics
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Requirements & Distribution:
Advisory Prerequisites:
Senior standing.
Other Course Info:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:


Linguistics fundamentals of natural language processing (NLP), part of speech tagging, hidden Markov models, syntax and parsing, lexical semantics, compositional semantics, word sense disambiguation, machine translation. Additional topics such as sentiment analysis, text generation, and deep learning for NLP>


LING 541 - Natural Language Processing
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001 (LEC)
 In Person
W 1:30PM - 3:00PM
F 3:00PM - 4:30PM
901 (LEC)
W 1:30PM - 3:00PM
F 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Note: The distance (D) section is offered to accommodate students who will not be able to travel to the United States due to visa or flight restrictions or significant hardship. For most students, we recommend enrolling in the in-person section 001 to get the best educational experience. If in doubt, enroll in the in-person section for now. You can request a section switch later if needed as your status changes. Registration in the distance section is by override only and can be requested by submitting a request here: Students in distance sections will not be expected to attend the lectures live. Instructors will provide lecture recordings as an alternative to attending live lectures. Contact the CSE Graduate Office for any questions/concerns or for help with section switch.

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