Data Science W266

Natural Language Processing with Deep Learning

3 units

Course Description

Understanding language is fundamental to human interaction. Our brains have evolved language-specific circuitry that helps us learn it very quickly; however, this also means that we have great difficulty explaining how exactly meaning arises from sounds and symbols. This course is a broad introduction to linguistic phenomena and our attempts to analyze them with machine learning. We will cover a wide range of concepts with a focus on practical applications such as information extraction, machine translation, sentiment analysis, and summarization.

Course Designer

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Daniel Gillick
Assistant Adjunct Professor


W207. MIDS students only.

Last updated:

January 12, 2021