Faculty of Information Technology
|Faculty||Faculty of Information Technology|
|Offered||Caulfield Second semester 2013 (Evening)|
This unit presents students with the theory and practice underlying computerised information retrieval. Topics covered include: history and context of information retrieval systems, retrieval models, Boolean, vector space and probabilistic, evaluation strategies, test collections, web search engines, indexing, content-based multimedia retrieval and relevance feedback.
At the completion of this unit students will:
Examination (2 hours): 50%; In-semester assessment: 50%
2 hrs lectures/wk, 2 hrs laboratories/wk