CSC485H1: Computational Linguistics

Hours: 
36L

Computational linguistics and the processing of language by computer. Topics include: context-free grammars; chart parsing, statistical parsing; semantics and semantic interpretation; ambiguity resolution techniques; reference resolution. Emphasis on statistical learning methods for lexical, syntactic, and semantic knowledge.

Prerequisite: 

STA247H1/​ STA255H1/​ STA257H1 or familiarity with basic probability theory, including Bayes's theorem; CSC207H1/​ CSC209H1 or proficiency in Python and software development.

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)