Upon completion of the course the student knows and can apply the basic concepts and methods of information retrieval.
Classic information retrieval (Boolean method, vector space model, probability models), content based retrieval (images, multimedia), semantic search, web retrieval systems, evaluation of information retrieval systems.
Available online: http://nlp.stanford.edu/IR-book/
To complete the course, you must pass both assignments and the exam.Total course grade is based on the exam grade, so that assignment grade can only drop or raise the exam grade with 1 unit.
Staff & communication
Responsible teacher: Dr. Sc. Antti Ukkonen
Course assistant: Esko Ikkala
Use personal e-mails only for personal communication. For any general course related enquiries or requests, please use the mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org