Knowledge Representation and Reasoning

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EmnekodeINFO282
Studiepoeng10
UndervisingssemesterHøst
Antall semester1
Undervisingsspråk
English
Ressursar
TilhørerInstitutt for informasjons- og medievitenskap

Kontakt

Kontaktinformasjon

advice@info.uib.no

Mål og innhald

The course introduces the principles of logic-based knowledge representation and reasoning, as well as other important symbolic approaches to representing and reasoning about knowledge such as production systems, frames and inheritance networks. How to represent different sorts of knowledge, such as uncertain or incomplete knowledge, knowledge about action and change, and knowledge about default situations, is discussed. Various types of reasoning are discussed, such as logical entailment, explanation and planning.

Fagleg overlapp

Emnet overlapper fagleg med INFO281.

Undervisningsformer og omfang av organisert undervisning

Lectures and data labs, normally 2 + 2 hours per week for 12-15 weeks.

Obligatorisk undervisningsaktivitet

3 mandatory assignments.

The assignments must be approved in the teaching semester, and they are valid in this and the following semester.

Undervisningssemester

Autumn

Studienivå (studiesyklus)

Bachelor level

Krav til studierett

Open

Læringsutbyte

Upon completion of the course the student should be able to:

  • demonstrate command of theoretical knowledge about principles for logic-based representation and reasoning.
  • demonstrate a basic understanding of production systems, frames, inheritance systems and approaches to handling uncertain or incomplete knowledge.
  • demonstrate a basic understanding of principles for reasoning with respect to explanation and planning.
  • analyze and design knowledge based systems intended for computer implementation.
  • demonstrate a broad understanding of how knowledge based systems work which provides a solid foundation for further studies and for assessing when knowledge based approaches to problem solving are appropriate.

Tilrådde forkunnskapar

INFO102 or equivalent. Solid background in programming.

Vurderingssemester

Autumn

Vurderingsformer

Written exam 4 hours.

Karakterskala

The grading system has a descending scale from A to E for passes and F for fail.

Emneevaluering

INFO282 is evaluated by students every three years, by the Department every year.