AI for natural language, 3 credits

Spring 2024, One-tenth-time, Distance

AI for natural language, 3 credits

Autumn 2024, One-tenth-time, Distance

Course content

Writing computer programs that understand and produce human language is a central goal of artificial intelligence. This course aims to provide an understanding of how far we are from this goal: what is and what is not possible today. You will learn about current methods in natural language processing, about what resources are required to build language technology systems, and about how one can assess the quality of these methods and systems.

Start the course whenever you want

You can start the course almost anytime you want as the course is an online course with flexible admission. You make the application for the semester you intend to start reading the course. Choose the semester you are interested in above, and you will find the right application opportunity. If you want to start directly, you apply for the current semester. 

Course outline

The course is an online course, see, that you can do at any time and in any pace. The course is a self study course of the online material and is examined through self correcting tests and programming assignments. 

The course is given and examined over the Internet.

Information on general entry requirements 

Please note that you must be able to prove that you fulfill the general entry requirements when applying for the course. If your final school grades are not already on your pages at, then you need to upload your upper secondary qualification, or equivalent, at in connection with your application.