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Machine learning for statistical NLP: introduction

Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-25856
Tuition
Full education cost: 16 750 SEK
First payment: 16 750 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to probabilistic modeling and statistical machine learning techniques in terms of their use within the field of language technology. We will review foundational concepts in mathematics and apply them to basic techniques and applications in statistical NLP. We will also learn practical skills in programming text processing pipelines and analytical tools.

The course is given at the Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and Theory of Science (FLoV). Link to pages about the department.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.