Module Details

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Title Ontologies and Semantic Web
Code COMP318
Coordinator Dr VAM Tamma
Computer Science
V.Tamma@liverpool.ac.uk
Year CATS Level Semester CATS Value
Session 2023-24 Level 6 FHEQ Second Semester 15

Aims

To provide guidelines, concepts and models for designing and evaluating applications utilising advanced web technologies To introduce Artificial Intelligence and Semantic Web techniques which can be applied to the application of advanced web technologies To introduce the notion of semantic web applications intended to be used by software.


Learning Outcomes

(LO1) At the conclusion of the module students shouldHave an understanding of the basic formal methods and techniques for designing and implementing advanced web applications

(LO2) Have an appreciation for Artificial Intelligence and Semantic Web research related to advanced web technology applications

(LO3) Be able to apply specific methods and techniques in the design and development of an application of advanced web technology for a case study

(S1) Information skills - trustability of information sources

(S2) Numeracy/computational skills - Problem solving

(S3) Information skills - Critical thinking


Syllabus

 

Introduction to advanced web technologies (1 lecture) Search engines and search issues (5 lectures) RDF (6 lectures) OWL and its applications (6 lectures) SPARQL (4 lectures) Ontology modelling (3 lectures) Linked data and their applications (3 lectures) Revision (2 lectures)


Teaching and Learning Strategies

Teaching Method 1 - Lecture
Description:
Attendance Recorded: Yes

Teaching Method 2 - Laboratory Work
Description:
Attendance Recorded: Yes

Standard on-campus delivery
Teaching Method 1 - Lecture
Description: Mix of on-campus/on-line synchronous/asynchronous sessions
Teaching Method 2 - Laboratory Work
Description: On-campus synchronous sessions


Teaching Schedule

  Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab Practicals Fieldwork Placement Other TOTAL
Study Hours 30

    10

    40
Timetable (if known)              
Private Study 110
TOTAL HOURS 150

Assessment

EXAM Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
(318) Written Exam Standard UoL penalty applies for late submission. This is an anonymous assessment. Assessment Schedule (When) :Semester 2    70       
CONTINUOUS Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
(318.1) Class Test Standard UoL penalty applies for late submission. This is not an anonymous assessment. Assessment Schedule (When) :Semester 2    10       
(318.2) CA2 Assessment Standard UoL penalty applies for late submission. This is not an anonymous assessment. Assessment Schedule (When) :Semester 2    10       
(318.3) CA3 Completion of lab tasks    10       

Recommended Texts

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