Information science 220

Module code INL 220
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Representation and organisation. Information needs to be represented and organised in a system for it to be effectively retrievable. This module deals with the representation and organisation of information on the level of individual entities (e.g. indexing), from the perspective of the users (user profiling), as well as within a document collection (taxonomies and ontologies).

Module credits 20.00
Service modules Faculty of Humanities
Prerequisites INL 210 or LP
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 3 practicals per week
Language of tuition Separate classes for Afrikaans and English
Department Information Science
Period of presentation Semester 2

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