Building a unique NLP project: 1984 book vs 1984 album

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn about building beginner NLP projects

Learn about summarizing text with open source Python NLP modules

Learn about performing sentiment analysis with open source Python NLP modules

Clock1.5 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Welcome to the “Building a unique NLP project: 1984 book vs 1984 album” guided project. This project is for anyone interested in exploring fun and interactive Natural Language Processing (NLP) projects. Inspired by the cultural phenomenon, Versus, in this project we’re going to be leveraging the NLP to compare 1984, the dystopian social science fiction novel by the English novelist George Orwell and 1984, the sixth studio album by American rock band Van Halen. In this project, we’ll explore the NLP techniques of: 1. summarizing text 2. sentiment analysis 3. word clouds. At the end of this project, learners will be able to demonstrate a beginner's understanding of building NLP projects.

Skills you will develop

Natural Language ProcessingPython ProgrammingData AnalysisSentiment AnalysisNLP

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Importing all the necessary Python libraries.

  2. Data exploration of the 1984 album and 1984 novel.

  3. Creating Word Clouds.

  4. Summarizing Text with NLP.

  5. Performing Sentiment Analysis with NLP.

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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