Computer-Assisted Text Analysis

COM EM 855

Given the large volume of text data available in different social media sites, computer-assisted analysis has become extremely important in the field of media and communication, be it industry or academia. This course introduces students to several advanced approaches of computer-assisted text analysis, including semantic network analysis, sentiment analysis, topic modeling and text visualization. The objective of this course is to teach students to apply these methods to test/advance/develop theories or to solve real world problems. The focus of this course is on media and communication. Students can apply the knowledge and skills acquired to any social science research that deals with text-based data.

SPRG 2024 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Su WED 406 MW 12:20 pm-2:05 pm WebReg Restricted
Stamped Approval
Mts w/COM EM747

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