23/5 Correction to Friday 25 May lecture location; two new lab session dates (times forthcoming)
16/5 exam from 2011
15/5 exam date 1 June; deadline for assignments 17 June
16/3/2012 adapted this web page to 2012
The course starts 2 April and runs till the end of May.
Here is the schedule for lectures. All locations are in Olof Wijksgatan 6, except EDIT8103, which is at Chalmers (Hörsalsvägen 11, 7th floor, connected to CSE lunch room).
|Mon 2 April||10-12||T116||Introduction to GF, 1|
|Mon 2 April||13-15||T225||Lab session|
|Wed 4 April||10-12||T116||Introduction to GF, 2|
|Thu 12 April||10-12||T116||Core syntactic structures|
|Fri 13 April||13-15||T225||Lab session|
|Tue 17 April||10-12||T116||Implementing core syntax, 1|
|Wed 18 April||10-12||T225||Lab session|
|Wed 2 May||10-12||T116||Implementing core syntax, 2|
|Wed 9 May||10-12||T225||Lab session|
|Wed 16 May||10-12||T116||Beyond the core syntax|
|Fri 18 May||13-15||T225||Lab session|
|Tue 22 May||10-12||T116||Interfacing syntax and semantics|
|Fri 25 May||10-12||EDIT8103||Applications of computational syntax|
|Fri 8 June||TBA||TBA||lab session|
|Tue 19 June||TBA||TBA||lab session|
Aarne Ranta, lectures
Gregoire Detrez, lab sessions
Aarne Ranta, Grammatical Framework: Programming with Multilingual Grammars. CSLI Publications, Stanford, 2011. Book web page
Slides for the first part of the course are the GF book slides
Slides for the extended grammar used in the assignment: Linguistic Syntax Implementation.
GF Reference Manual
The programming language for this work will be GF, Grammatical Framework, http://www.grammaticalframework.org/
Lab work: grammar assignment, writing a concrete syntax for some other language than English (which is given as example). The following steps must be followed at submission:
Grammar, Lang, Lexicon, Paradigms, Resin the resulting directory
gf -run LangXXX.gf <compsyntax.gfsreplacing XXX with your own language code.
compsyntax-test.txtto decide whether it is OK; it should look similar to compsyntax-test-Ita.txt.
cd ..) and prepare a tar package by
tar cvfz compsyntax-lab.tar.gz extmini/
Deadline is 17 June: everyone must submit by the end of that date. The deadline for final corrections is 21 June. If the lab is not accepted by the end of this date, the course credits will not be registered.
Exam: written exam on 1 June at 9-12 at Folkets Hus, Olof Palmes plats 3, plan 3 (close to Järntorget). The exam covers
You are allowed to take the GF book with you, but no other materials.
Master's Programme web page