CS 4300

CS 4300

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

How to make sense of the vast amounts of information available online, and how to relate it and to the social context in which it appears? This course introduces basic tools for retrieving and analyzing unstructured textual information from the web and social media. Applications include information retrieval (with human feedback), sentiment analysis, and social analysis of text. The coursework will include programming projects that play on the interaction between knowledge and social factors.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: 1) Linear algebra: strong performance in MATH 2940 or equivalent; 2) Discrete math: strong performance in CS 2800 or equivalent. Note: The linear algebra and discrete math requirements can also be fulfilled with a strong performance in INFO 2950; and 3) Programming proficiency: CS 2110 or equivalent with strong Python skills and familiarity with IPython Notebooks, or permission of instructor.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture. Discussion optional. Combined with: INFO 4300

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Language and Information

  • 11115CS 4300  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 21370CS 4300  DIS 201

    • FIves Hall 215
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 21371CS 4300  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  • 21372CS 4300  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  • 21373CS 4300  DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: INFO 4300

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19311CS 4300  LEC 030

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Open to Cornell Tech students only.

  • 21371CS 4300  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  • 21372CS 4300  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

  • 21373CS 4300  DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous