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Fall 2017 Computer Science W4705 section 001
NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING

Call Number 72501
Day & Time
Location
TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
501 Northwest Corner Building
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Kathleen McKeown
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: (COMS W3134) and (COMS W3136) or (COMS W3137) or equivalent, or instructor's permission. Computational approaches to natural language generation and understanding. Recommended preparation: some previous or concurrent exposure to AI or Machine Learning. Topics include information extraction, summarization, machine translation, dialogue systems, and emotional speech. Particular attention is given to robust techniques that can handle understanding and generation for the large amounts of text on the Web or in other large corpora. Programming exercises in several of these areas.
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 151 students (150 max) as of 12:20AM Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Status Full
Subject Computer Science
Number W4705
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Open To School of the Arts, Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate, Graduate School of Arts and Science, General Studies, Global Programs, International and Public Affairs
Campus Morningside
Section key 20173COMS4705W001

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