Digital Humanities

Abbreviation
K4DH
Lecturers
Véronique Hoste and Els Lefever
Target group
Master

About Digital Humanities

The content of the course “Digital Humanities” (K4DH) is thematically ordered and has the following goals:


* Obtain an advanced knowledge of language technology methods (such as sentiment detection, machine translation, retrieval systems, etc.) and their application in the domain of human sciences.

* Learn how to compile a corpus and how to annotate the corpus by means of dedicated annotation software

* Learn how to program basic scripts in Python that allow to extract specific information from corpora

* Learn how to work with the “Natural Language Toolkit” to linguistically preprocess corpora and extract specific information from corpora