[ 921INSYKBSK13 ] KV Knowledge Based Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Josef Küng 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2021W
Objectives Students are informed about general aspects and foundations of Knowledge Based Systems, in particular about knowledge representation types and reasoning mechanisms. They have learned Prolog, the historically most important language in this domain, and have implemented a small project using this language. Additionally they know about Datalog and Case Based Reasoning.
Subject General aspects on knowledge based Systems, knowledge representations and reasoning; Prolog; Datalog; Case Based Reasoning.
Criteria for evaluation Oral exam at the end of the semester (66%), quality of implementation project (34%)
Methods Standard lectures with study materials (slides) provided, plus implementing a small project in small groups.
Language English
Study material PDF-versions of the slides used in the lecture will be made available via KUSSS. Additional readings (will not be needed if the lectures are attended on a regular basis): Rajendra Akerkar, Priti Sajja: Knowledge-Based Systems, Jones & Barlett Pub Inc, 2009

Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture in collaboration with 921INSYASWK13: KV Accessible Software and Web Design (1.5 ECTS) equivalent to
INMIPKVKCSY: KV Knowledge-centered Systems (4.5 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment