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Opinion Mining in Online Reviews About Distance Education Programs

Jaskolski, Janik; Siegberg, Fabian; Tibroni, Thomas; Cimiano, Philipp; Klinger, Roman;
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  • Published: 21 Jul 2016
Abstract
The popularity of distance education programs is increasing at a fast pace. En par with this development, online communication in fora, social media and reviewing platforms between students is increasing as well. Exploiting this information to support fellow students or institutions requires to extract the relevant opinions in order to automatically generate reports providing an overview of pros and cons of different distance education programs. We report on an experiment involving distance education experts with the goal to develop a dataset of reviews annotated with relevant categories and aspects in each category discussed in the specific review together with...
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free text keywords: Computer Science - Computation and Language, 68T50, K.3.1, I.2.7, H.2.8
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