Hasso-Plattner-Institut
  
Hasso-Plattner-Institut
Prof. Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner
  
 

Natural Language Processing

General information

  • Overall responsibility: Dr. Mariana Neves
  • Location: D-E.9/10
  • Time: Mon 15:15 - 16:45
  • First lecture: Mon April 13th, 2015
  • 2 Semesterwochenstunden (SWS)
  • 3 ECTS (graded)

Grading

Grading will be based exclusively on a final written exam at the end of the semester. Submission of the three exercises is a condition to participate in the final exam.

Program

(Program is subject to change)

 

Week Date Topic
1 April 13, 2015 Introduction to Language Technology
2 April 20, 2014 Language Modelling 
3 April 27, 2015 (no lecture)
4 May 4, 2015 Machine Learning for NLP 
5 May 11, 2015 Part Of Speech Tagging and Named Entity Recognition 
6 May 18, 2015 Parsing 
7 May 25, 2015 (Pfingstmontag - no lecture)
8 June 1, 2015 Lexical Semantics, Word Similarity, Word Sense Disambiguation
9 June 8, 2015 Text Categorization, Sentiment Analysis
10 June 15, 2015 Relation Extraction
11 June 22, 2015 Information Retrieval
12 June 29, 2015 (Trends and Concepts week, no lecture)
13 July 6, 2015 Question Answering, Summarization
14 July 13, 2015 Master Project: Ask your Database
15 July 20, 2015 Final exam (HS 3, 15:15)

Exercises

(Exercises are subject to change)

Exercise Due Topic
1 May 11, 2015 Language Modelling 
2June 8, 2015 Part Of Speech Tagging
3 July 6, 2015 Text Categorization, Sentiment Analysis

Links

Introduction to Language Technology

Language Modelling

Machine Learning