2024 Natural Language Processing in Python for Beginners
What you'll learn
- Learn complete text processing with Python
- Learn how to extract text from PDF files
- Use Regular Expressions for search in text
- Use SpaCy and NLTK to extract complete text features from raw text
- Use Latent Dirichlet Allocation for Topic Modelling
- Use Scikit-Learn and Deep Learning for Text Classification
- Learn Multi-Class and Multi-Label Text Classification
- Use Spacy and NLTK for Sentiment Analysis
- Understand and Build word2vec and GloVe based ML models
- Use Gensim to obtain pretrained word vectors and compute similarities and analogies
- Learn Text Summarization and Text Generation using LSTM and GRU
- Understand the basic concepts and techniques of natural language processing and their applications.
- Learn how to use Python and its popular libraries such as NLTK and spaCy to perform common NLP tasks.
- Be able to tokenize and stem text data using Python.
- Understand and apply common NLP techniques such as sentiment analysis, text classification, and named entity recognition.
- Learn how to apply NLP techniques to real-world problems and projects.
- Understand the concept of topic modeling and implement it using Python.
- Learn the basics of text summarization and its implementation using Python.
- Understand the concept of text generation and implement it using Python
- Understand the concept of text-to-speech and speech-to-text conversion and implement them using Python.
- Learn how to use deep learning techniques for NLP such as RNN, LSTM, and word embedding.
- Have a desire to learn
- Elementary level math
- Have basic understanding of Python and Machine Learning
Welcome to KGP Talkie's Natural Language Processing (NLP) course. It is designed to give you a complete understanding of Text Processing and Mining with the use of State-of-the-Art NLP algorithms in Python.
We will learn Spacy in detail and we will also explore the uses of NLP in real life. This course covers the basics of NLP to advance topics like word2vec, GloVe, Deep Learning for NLP like CNN, ANN, and LSTM. I will also show you how you can optimize your ML code by using various tools of sklean in python. At the end part of this course, you will learn how to generate poetry by using LSTM. Multi-Label and Multi-class classification is explained. At least 12 NLP Projects are covered in this course. You will learn various ways of solving edge-cutting NLP problems.
You should have an introductory knowledge of Python and Machine Learning before enrolling in this course.
In this course, we will start from level 0 to the advanced level.
We will start with basics like what is machine learning and how it works. Thereafter I will take you to Python, Numpy, and Pandas crash course. If you have prior experience you can skip these sections. The real game of NLP will start with Spacy Introduction where I will take you through various steps of NLP preprocessing. We will be using Spacy and NLTK mostly for the text data preprocessing.
In the next section, we will learn about working with files to store and load text data. This section is the foundation of another section on Complete Text Preprocessing. I will show you many ways of text preprocessing using Spacy and Regular Expressions. Finally, I will show you how you can create your own python package on preprocessing. It will help us to improve our code-writing skills. We will be able to reuse our code systemwide without writing codes for preprocessing every time. This section is the most important section.
Then, we will start the Machine learning theory section and a walkthrough of the Scikit-Learn Python package where we will learn how to write clean ML code. Thereafter, we will develop our first text classifier for SPAM and HAM message classification. I will also show you various types of word embeddings used in NLP like Bag of Words, Term Frequency, IDF, and TF-IDF. I will show you how you can estimate these features from scratch as well as with the help of the Scikit-Learn package.
Thereafter we will learn about the machine learning model deployment. We will also learn various other essential tools like word2vec, GloVe, Deep Learning, CNN, LSTM, RNN, etc.
Natural Language Processing, Python, Beginners, NLP, Text Processing, Text Analysis, Machine Learning, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Understanding, Text Mining, Text Classification, Sentiment Analysis, Named Entity, Speech Recognition, Language Modeling, Text Generation, Text Summarization, Text Clustering, Text Similarity, Text Preprocessing, Regular Expressions, NLTK, spaCy, Gensim, Scikit-learn, TensorFlow, Keras, Numpy, Pandas, Jupyter Notebook, Data Visualization.
At the end of this lesson, you will learn everything which you need to solve your own NLP problem.
Who this course is for:
- Beginners in Natural Language Processing
- Data Scientist curious to learn NLP
- Individuals with a basic understanding of Python programming who want to expand their skills to include natural language processing
- Data scientists, data analysts, and researchers who want to add NLP to their toolkit
- Developers who want to build applications that involve natural language processing, such as chatbots or text-based recommender systems
- Students and professionals in fields such as linguistics, computer science, and artificial intelligence who want to gain a deeper understanding of NLP
I am AVP, Data Science at Join Ventures, and have been Ph.D. Scholar at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. I also co-founded a company, mBreath Technologies. I have 8+ years of experience in data science, team management, business development, and customer profiling. I have worked with startups and MNCs. You can join me at my YouTube channel KGPTalkie.