Text analysis: fundamentals and sentiment analysis


  • Identify the basic workflow for conducting text analysis
  • Define sentiment analysis and review its use in academic research
  • Define the tidy text format
  • Demonstrate how to conduct sentiment analysis using tweets
  • Explain how to generate and interpret a wordcloud

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Benjamin Soltoff
Benjamin Soltoff
Lecturer in Information Science