Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

 

  • Methods of Automated Analysis of Sentence Structure/Modern Issues in Machine Translation
  • Statistic Combinatory Methods in Linguistic Research
  • Morpho-Syntactic Analysers of Texts
  • Logico-Conceptual Base for Linguistic Research
  • Information Technology in Linguistic Studies

The educational trajectory ‘Computational Linguistics and Intellectual Technology’ includes a set of theoretical and practical courses devoted to studying the current state of: intellectual technologies; computer-aided text analysis methods; computer applications for working with text corpora and databases; machine translation software; and programming languages ​​for subject-oriented tasks.

The educational trajectory ‘Modern Technologies of Linguistic Manipulation’ includes theoretical and practical courses on topical issues in: speech influence; semiotics; cognitive linguistics; sociolinguistics; methods of discourse analysis and the analysis of the language of fiction; stylometry; practical stylistics; and rhetoric.

Our advantages

The educational trajectory ‘Computational Linguistics and Intellectual Technology’ is designed to train specialists in automated natural language processing for practical work in the field of computer-aided linguistic technologies.

The educational trajectory ‘Modern Technologies of Linguistic Manipulation’ is designed to train specialists in the field of: modern strategies of linguistic manipulation and speech influence; the theory of discourse; language policy; and pragmalinguistics.

International relations

  • The University of Helsinki (Finland)
  • Charles University (the Czech Republic)
  • The University of Tübingen (Germany)

Main areas of research

  • Automated language processing, machine translation, corpus linguistics, linguistic problems of artificial intelligence
  • The theory of discourse, linguistic pragmatics, sociolinguistics

Career

Professions

Our graduates are highly skilled specialists in such areas as: automated language processing; machine translation; linguistic problems of artificial intelligence; the theory of speech influence; pragmatics; and sociolinguistics.

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