Natural Language Understanding
This course fills up quickly, if you do not get a spot, the wait list will open. In the case that a spot becomes available, Student Services will contact you. Make sure you have submitted your NDO application and required documents to be considered.
Project-oriented class focused on developing systems and algorithms for robust machine understanding of human language. Draws on theoretical concepts from linguistics, natural language processing, and machine learning. There will be special lectures on developing projects, presenting research results, and making connections with industry.
What you will learn
- Lexical semantics
- Distributed representations of meaning
- Relation extraction
- Semantic parsing
- Sentiment analysis
- Dialogue agents
The course schedule is displayed for planning purposes – courses can be modified, changed, or cancelled. Course availability will be considered finalized on the first day of open enrollment. For quarterly enrollment dates, please refer to our graduate education section.
Students enrolling in this course must have proof of taken the prerequisites.
- One of LINGUIST180, CS124, CS224N, CS224S, or CS221
- And logical/semantics such as LINGUIST130A or B, CS157, or PHIL150
Note on Course Availability
The course schedule is displayed for planning purposes – courses can be modified, changed, or cancelled. Course availability will be considered finalized on the first day of open enrollment. For quarterly enrollment dates, please refer to our graduate certificate homepage.
|Dates:||March 29 - June 4, 2021|
Computer Science Department Requirement
Students taking graduate courses in Computer Science must enroll for the maximum number of units and maintain a B or better in each course in order to continue taking courses under the Non Degree Option.
Pre-registration for this course will secure your enrollment request and ensure timely processing of your application for potential course approval. Please note: course enrollment will be confirmed after March 19, 2021; after completing your pre-registration, no further action is required on your part.
This course may not currently be available to learners in some states and territories.