Language Resources and Technologies: corpora, lexicons and computational applications

5 ECTS / Semestre / Português
  • Introduce basic concepts of Language Technology, Corpus Linguistics, Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing;
  • Familiarize students with the use of differentiated linguistic resources during their research work and give them elementary training in the processes of compiling these resources;
  • To be familiar with diversified programs and methodologies which enable different types of linguistic information to be extracted;
  • Explore Corpus Linguistics approaches to corpus construction, corpus information search, and corpus-based linguistic analysis;
  • Acquire basic knowledge about typology, contents and problems of dictionaries, as well as about lexicographical tools
  • Use tools for the automatic processing of texts;
  • Acquire basic knowledge in the area of language modeling (lexicon and grammar) for Natural Language Processing.


Professor Catedrático
É Professor Catedrático de Linguística na Faculdade de Filosofia e Ciências Sociais da Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Centro Regional de Braga). A sua…
Associate Professor with aggregation
É Professor Associado com Agregação da Faculdade de Ciências Sociais da Universidade Católica Portuguesa desde 2010. e investigador e membro da Direcção do…