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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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12042 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. Students will only be registered if space allows.