6.863J / 9.611J Natural Language Processing, Spring, 2004

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Course Description

Policies: due dates, assignments, cooperative work

Prerequisites and Textbooks



The material covered in this course is selected in such a way that at its completion you should be able to understand current papers in the field of Natural Language Processing (NLP).   No background in NLP is necessary.  All lectures will be published on this page in powerpoint (ppt), Adobe pdf (pdf) and postscript (ps) form; the latter two are more useful for downloading and printing. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader for pdf files on your computer, you can download it from www.adobe.com.

Prof. Robert C. Berwick
35-423, x3-8918

Teaching Assistant:
Catherine Havasi

Course Support:
Fifa Monserante

Course Meeting Time & Place

Lectures: M, W 9:30-10AM
Room: 54-100, map

Laboratories: T, Th, 9-11AM;  M, W 12-3PM
Room: 14-0637, map

Level & Prerequisites

6.034 or permission of instructor