This online course is designed to give you an introduction to the algorithms, techniques and software used in sentiment analysis. Their use will be illustrated by reference to existing applications, particularly product reviews and opinion mining. The course will try to make clear both the capabilities and the limitations of these applications. For real-world applications, sentiment analysis draws heavily on work in computational linguistics and text-mining.
At the completion of the course, a student will have a good idea of the field of sentiment analysis, the current state-of-the-art and the issues and problems that are likely to be the focus of future systems.
- WEEK 1: Introduction and Subjectivity Analysis
- WEEK 2: Sentiment Extraction
- WEEK 3: Opinion Retrieval and Spam
August 21, 2015 to September 11, 2015
About 15 hours per week, at times of your choosing.
INR 28,140 (assuming $ = INR 60)
Full Time/Part Time:
Analysts, researchers and managers who deal with, or might need to deal with, Sentiment Analysis systems at a variety of levels – needs assessment, design, deployment and operation.
- Robert Munro