Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
TKO_2099 Text Mining 5 ECTS
Organised by
Computer Science
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

Understanding of the fundamental methods of mining
information hidden in very large collections of text and integrating the result with other available databases and resources. The course will specifically focus on text mining of scientific literature in the biomedical domain, but will also foray into other domains. The students will gain a hands-on experience with the relevant tools and resources and will be able to apply the techniques to new domains.


Literature and ontology resources, named entity detection and normalization, text retrieval, event extraction, basic concepts of the biomedical domain and specifics of the application of text mining therein.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
  • In English
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English

Lectures, exercises, seminar sessions, exam.


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Lecture material, online documentation.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
School of Languages and Translation Studies
Language Technology (School of Languages and Translation Studies)
Department of Biochemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Computer Science
DP Bachelor of Science in Techn.(Communication St)
DP in Information and Communication Technology
MDP in Digital Health and Life Sciences (Tech.)
Finnish Study Modules