Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2024

     

Meeting location information can now be found on student schedules in ESTHER (for students) or on the Course Roster in ESTHER (for faculty and instructors).
Additional information available here.

COMP 631 001 (CRN: 23445)

INTRO TO INFO RETRIEVAL

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION RETRIEVAL
Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Hu, Ben
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:15PM MW (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 100
Section Enrolled: 71
Enrollment data as of: 19-JUN-2024 3:03AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: It is the information age! We face challenges brought by large-scale and unstructured information on open systems such as the Web or social media. Through this course, we'll study the theory, design, and implementation of text-based and Web-based information retrieval systems, including an examination of web and social media mining algorithms and techniques at the core of modern search and data mining applications. Recommended Prerequisite(s): Linear Algebra and Basic Probability Theory