Coursebooks

Human language technology: applications to information access

EE-724

Lecturer(s) :

Popescu-Belis Andrei

Language:

English

Frequency

Every 2 years

Remark

Next time: Spring 2022

Summary

The HLT course introduces applications of human language technology focusing on accessing text information across three types of barriers: the quantity barrier (large repositories), the cross-lingual barrier, and the subjective barrier (human interactions).

Content

The following technologies will be studied for each barrier to information access:

Keywords

Human language technology, language engineering, information retrieval, machine translation.

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

At least one prior course in statistics, machine learning, computational linguistics, or artificial intelligence. Programming proficiency in a language such as Perl or Java.

Assessment methods

Project report and oral presentation.

 

Resources

Websites

In the programs

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German