CS 5740

CS 5740

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

This course constitutes an introduction to natural language processing (NLP), the goal of which is to enable computers to use human languages as input, output, or both. NLP is at the heart of many of today's most exciting technological achievements, including machine translation, automatic conversational assistants and Internet search. Possible topics include methods for handling underlying linguistic phenomena (e.g., syntactic analysis, word sense disambiguation and discourse analysis) and vital emerging applications (e.g., machine translation, sentiment analysis, summarization and information extraction).

When Offered Fall, Spring (NYC).

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CS 2110 or equivalent (Fall). Prerequisite: CS 4780, CS 4786, or CS 5785 or by permission of instructor (Spring).

Comments Co-meets with COGST 4740/CS 4740/LING 4474 for Fall only.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COGST 4740CS 4740LING 4474

  • 3-4 Credits Graded

  • 12336CS 5740  LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to CIS students only. All others may add themselves to the waitlist during add/drop. Please go to http://www.cs.cornell.edu/courseinfo/enrollment for updates. It is expected that undergraduate students enroll in the 4000-level section of this class and graduate students enroll in the 5000-level section of this class.