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Generating questions from OpenLearn study units

Wyse, Brendan and Piwek, Paul (2009). Generating questions from OpenLearn study units. In: AIED 2009 Workshop Proceedings Volume 1: The 2nd Workshop on Question Generation, 6-9 July 2009, Brighton, UK.

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Abstract

OpenLearn is a large online educational repository which can be used as a resource for developing and testing Question Generation (QG) systems. OpenLearn is described in detail and its advantages are discussed. To illustrate the use of OpenLearn for QG, a QG system, Ceist, is presented which generates questions from OpenLearn content. Ceist is also offered as a case study for how existing NLP tools can be used to build a QG system, and should provide useful information to those considering the development of their own QG system.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 The Authors
Keywords: question generation; OpenLearn; natural language generation; natural language processing
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 32435
Depositing User: Paul Piwek
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 14:22
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 16:06
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/32435
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