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Course Number: 95-865

Text Analytics

Units: 6

Many organizations need to analyze large amounts of text to discover useful information. For example, a company may want to monitor how the public discusses its products in social media, or a forensics team may need to discover the contents of disk drives seized by law enforcement. This course provides students with an understanding of common and emerging methods of organizing, summarizing, and analyzing large collections of unstructured and lightly-structured text ('text analytics'). The focus is on algorithms and techniques, however the course also provides an introduction to open-source software tools

This is a 6 unit course. It is offered during the second half of the Fall (Mini-2) and Spring (Mini-4) semesters.

More information about this course: http://boston.lti.cs.cmu.edu/classes/95-865/

Faculty:
Jamie Callan