The expectations is for a project at the scope of a short *ACL paper. The topic for the project will be determined in the first weeks of the semester in discussion between the student and the instructor to balance the student’s interests, current research, and the course topics. The student is responsible to arrange the discussion. The topic will be outlines in proposal to be submitted early in the semester. The final project report will be due at the end of the semester, as well as a short class presentation of the project and the main findings.
If your project can take advantage of LDC corpora, please see this presentation for access within Cornell.