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: 6 ECTS (or 4.5 ECTS for CS4DM students who started before WS2020/21)
Lecture: Thursday 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Lab: Thursday 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Exam Admission:Score 4/10 points in the assignments. 
Grade Bonus:Score 6/10 points in the assignments. 
Examination: tba
Moodle:moodle.uni-weimar.de

Lecture

The lecture consists of the following 14 readings:

  • 07.04.2022: Introduction (online)
  • 14.04.2022: Text Models 1 (online)
  • 21.04.2022: Text Models 2 and Text Models 3 (during the lab class)
  • 28.04.2022: Corpus Linguistics 1 and Corpus Linguistics 2 (during the lab class)
  • 12.05.2022: Word 1 and Words 2 (during the lab class)
  • 19.05.2022: Words 3
  • 16.06.2022: Syntax 1
  • 23.06.2022: Syntax 2
  • 30.06.2022: Semantics 1
  • 07.07.2022: Semantics 2
  • 14.07.2022: Pragmatics

Lab Class

The lab class consists of 5 assignments. All mandatory exercises and submission deadlines are noted in the assignment sheet. Assignment should be solved in groups and submitted via moodle. Please consider the additional submission modalities on moodle.

  • 14.04.2022: Introduction
  • 04.05.2022: Assignment Text Models due
  • 05.05.2022: Discussion Assignment Text Models
  • 18.05.2022: Assignment Corpus Linguistics due
  • 19.05.2022: Discussion Assignment Corpus Linguistics
  • 08.06.2022: Assignment Words due
  • 09.06.2022: Discussion Assignment Words
  • 29.06.2022: Assignment Syntax due
  • 30.06.2022: Discussion Assignment Syntax
  • 13.07.2022: Assignment Semantics due
  • 14.07.2022: Discussion Assignment Semantics

Lecturenotes

Please find the Lecturenotes on Moodle.

Literature

Please find the literature in the script.