Natural Language Processing

Introduction to Natural Language Processing

General Information

Lecturer: Dr. Magdalena Wolska, Prof. Dr. Benno Stein
Lab Advisor: Matti Wiegmann, Nikolay Kolyada
Workload: 4.5 ECTS, 2 SWS Lecture, 1 SWS Lab
Lecture: Thursday 9:15-10:45
Lab: Friday 13:30-15:00
Exam Admission: 66% of the points from the assignments
Examination: 50% exam
50% project
Exam mode and date will be announced


Lab Class

The lab class consists of 5 assignments. All mandatory exercises and submission deadlines are noted in the assignment sheet. Submission in groups of up to 3 students is encouraged. Deadline for submission is always midnight CEST.

  • 08.05.2020: Assignment Corpus Linguistics published.
  • 28.05.2020: Assignment Corpus Linguistics due.
  • 28.05.2020: Assignment Words published.
  • 11.06.2020: Assignment Words due.
  • 11.06.2020: Assignment Syntax published.
  • 25.06.2020: Assignment Syntax due.
  • 25.06.2020: Assignment Semantics published.
  • 09.07.2020: Assignment Semantics due.
  • 09.07.2020: Assignment Pragmatics published.
  • 23.07.2020: Assignment Pragmatics due.
  • 31.07.2020: Exam Preparation Q&A

Please create one .pdf file for your submission with all solutions. If your submission contains code, compress the .pdf with the solutions and all code-files into one .zip file. Upload you submission .pdf or .zip to moodle.

Naming scheme for the submission:  <last name>-<matriculation number>-nlp-assignment<number>.pdf. Example: meier-11711-schulz-11712-nlp-assignment3.pdf.


Please find the literature in the script.