252-0341-01L  Information Retrieval

SemesterAutumn Semester 2014
LecturersT. Hofmann
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersT. Hofmann
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is only offered in the session after the course unit. Repetition only possible after re-enrolling.
Mode of examinationwritten 90 minutes
Additional information on mode of examinationThe final course grade is comprised of two components: A written exam (70%), and two practical projects (2*15% = 30%) to be completed individually. The first project is concerned with conducting a few basic result ranking experiments (due: Oct 22), while in the second one, you will build a tiny search engine all relevant components (due: Nov 26).
Written aidsopen book
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.