A Short Term Course in Computational Linguistics
A Short Term Course in Computational Linguistics

Concept Note:                     
The Department of Linguistics announces a short-term course in Computational Linguistics. This course provides an introduction to the area of Computational Linguistics. It covers the major sub areas of the field such as speech recognition and synthesis, morph analyzers and spell checkers, POS tagging, parsing, Corpus Linguistics, Word Net, and machine translation. The course will introduce the participants to the basic key tools and applications in language technology.
The department invites anyone interested in modern language technology to enroll for the course.

Course Objectives:
1. To introduce some basic concepts in Computational Linguistics.
2. To develop practical knowledge of computational linguistics.

Learning Outcomes:
After successfully completing this course students will be able .
1. To extract and analyse text corpora.
2. Understand foundational tasks in Computational Linguistics such as e-dictionary making, speech recognition and synthesis.

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Duration of the course: 50 Hours.
Commencement: 24th October 2016.
Time: to be announced later.
No of Seats: 50.

Eligibility: Graduate in any discipline from any recognized University approved by the UGC. The selection of the candidates for this course will be on the merit basis.
Fees: Rs. 3000/- for Deccan College students and Rs 4000/- for other students.
Examination: The evaluation process will consist of written examination and internal assignments. 75% attendance is required for the Certification.

How to apply                     
Application form: The application form of the course can be downloaded from the website of University (www.dcpune.ac.in) and the hard copy of the form has to be submitted to the Academic section of the University by hand on or before 14th Oct, 2016 along with self- attested documents. Contact the Academic Section, Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute for further details regarding admission process.

Important dates
Last Date of submission of application form: 14th Oct, 2016.
Last date of admission: 17th Oct, 2016.
Commencement of the course: 24th Oct, 2016.
Syllabus: to be uploaded later.

For further details please contact:
Coordinators:
Rahul Mhaiskar                                                Khushboo Parghi
Mobile: 8796968121                                       Mobile: 9595173882
Email:rahul.mhaiskar@dcpune.ac.in    Email:khushboo.parghi@dcpune.ac.in

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