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188.484 Information Search on the Internet
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand functionality of Internet Search Engines. In particular issues such as document description, term weighting functions and selection mechanism are discussed.

Subject of course

Information Retrieval Basics, Anatomy of Web Search Engines, Search Engine Optimization, Recommender Systems, Sociosemantic Web

Didactc Concept: Lectures, Group Discussion, Project Work and Project Presentation

Teaching methods

Lectures, group discussions, practical examples

Mode of examination


Additional information


Meeting: Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 10:00 


Course material will be distributed via TUWEL!


ECTS Breakdown: 3.0 ECTS = 75 Hrs

Lectures: 12 h
Presentations: 10 h
Project: 24 h
Report: 12 h
Exam Preparation: 15 h
Exam: 2 h 

Total: 75 h



Course dates

Tue10:00 - 12:0008.03.2022 (LIVE)Information Search on the Internet

Examination modalities

Submission of practical examples, written examination

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
07.02.2022 08:00 07.03.2022 09:00 14.03.2022 09:00


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 926 Business Informatics


No lecture notes are available.