Course Details

Course Name
Literary Text Mining
Course Type
Course
Institution
Stanford University
Department
English
Information
https://dhminor.stanford.edu/courses/english-184e-literary-text-mining
Curriculum
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Status
record actively maintained
Course Language
English
Start Date
2019-04-01
ECTS
5
Lecturer
Ryan Heuser
PID
Disciplines: Literary and Philological Studies
Techniques: Machine Learning, Named Entity Recognition, POS-Tagging, Topic Modeling, Text Mining
Objects: Text
Access Requirements
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Description
This course will train students in applied methods for computationally analyzing texts for humanities research. The skills students will gain will include basic programming for textual analysis, applied statistical evaluation of results and the ability to present these results within a formal research paper or presentation. Students in the course will also learn the prerequisite steps of such an analysis including corpus selection and cleaning, metadata collection, and selecting and creating an appropriate visualization for the results.
Keywords
Disciplines: Literary and Philological Studies
Techniques: Machine Learning, Named Entity Recognition, POS-Tagging, Topic Modeling, Text Mining
Objects: Text