INFORMATION RETRIEVAL

Course Information
TitleΑΝΑΚΤΗΣΗ ΠΛΗΡΟΦΟΡΙΑΣ / INFORMATION RETRIEVAL
CodeNIS-07-05
FacultySciences
SchoolInformatics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorApostolos Papadopoulos
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002970

Programme of Study: Undergradute Studies - School of Informatics (2015-today)

Registered students: 55
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Information SystemsElected Compulsory Directional745
Digital MediaElective Courses745
Communication, Networks And Systems ArchitectureElective Courses745
Information And Communication Technologies In EducationElected Compulsory Directional745
General Common DirectionElective Courses745

Class Information
Academic Year2015 – 2016
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600004918
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
After the course completion students will have a thorough understanding of information retrieval methods used in the World Wide Web. Moreover, the assignments will provide the necessary tools required to develop their knowledge further.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
- fundamental issues - classic information retrieval models - reference collections - document preprocessing - inverted indexing - signature indexing - index compression - relevance feedback - multimedia retrieval - retrieval in the world wide web - parallel and distributed information retrieval
Keywords
retrieval, web, retrieval models, indexing, parallel and distributed processing
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.3
Project692.3
Exams30.1
Literature Study391.3
Total1505
Student Assessment
Description
Student evaluation is based on written examination, a bibliographic assignment and a system develpoment assignment. The grading scheme is avaliable in the course webpage.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Report (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
"Εισαγωγή στην Ανάκτηση Πληροφοριών", Manning, C.D. and Raghavan, P. and Schutze, H. Κλειδάριθμος (μεταφρασμένο στα ελληνικά)
Additional bibliography for study
- Baeza-Yates, R. and Ribeiro-Neto, B., "Modern Information Retrieval", ACM Press, 2011. - Witten, I.H and Moffat, A. and Bell, T.C., "Managing Gigabytes: Compressing and Indexing Documents and Images", Morgan Kaufmann, 1999. - Korfhage, R., "Information Storage and Retrieval", John Wiley & Sons, 1997. - Frakes, W.B. and Baeza-Yates (eds), "Information Retrieval: Data Structures and Algorithms", Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1992.
Last Update
14-06-2016