Natural Language Processing and eLearning

Natural Language Processing and eLearning

Lecturers

  • Prof. Dr. Iryna Gurevych
  • Dr. Judith Eckle-Kohler

Practice Class

  • Organization: Lisa Beinborn and Nicolai Erbs (office hour: Mon, 15:00 – 16:00, please register by mail)

Organization

  • Lecture: Thursday, 9:50 – 11:30, Room S2 02 / D017
  • Practice class: Tuesday, 15:20 – 17:00, Room S2 02 / D017 (starting April, 23rd)
  • Additional programming hands-on: Thursday, 11:40 – 13:20, Room S2 02 / D017 (starting April, 25th)

The learning material is available from the Moodle eLearning platform.

The required passcode will be distributed during the lecture.

Course Content

The lecture will deal with the following topics:

  • Introduction to NLP
  • Automatic generation of exercises
  • Discourse & Dialogue
  • Tutoring Systems
  • Automatic Essay Grading
  • Writing Assistance
  • Reading Assistance
  • Plagiarism Detection
  • Keyphrase Extraction
  • Link Discovery

Literature

  • Daniel Jurafsky and James H. Martin. Speech and Language Processing. An Introduction to Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics, and Speech Recognition. Second Edition. Prentice Hall, 2000.
  • Kai-Uwe Carstensen, Christian Ebert, Cornelia Endriss, Susanne Jekat, Ralf Klabunde. Computerlinguistik und Sprachtechnologie. Eine Einführung. Second Edition. Spektrum-Verlag, 2004.