CS 5740

CS 5740

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

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 summarization, machine translation, sentiment analysis and information extraction as well as methods for handling the underlying phenomena (e.g., syntactic analysis, word sense disambiguation, and discourse analysis).

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CS 2110 or equivalent and CS 4780, CS 4786, or CS 5785 or by permission of instructor.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3-4 Credits Graded

  • 12233 CS 5740   LEC 030

  • Taught in NYC. Enrollment limited to Cornell Tech students. 4th credit option is only available to students who have successfully completed both CS 5356 and CS 5357 and have obtained instructor approval. *Weill students must obtain instructor approval to enroll. Please send completed registration forms and instructor approval to studentservices@tech.cornell.edu. Add/drop dates: January 16th at 8 a.m. to February 7th at 4 p.m. Students will only be registered if space allows.