The students get an orientation of the theoretical, methodological and technological background and of the ongoing standardisation work that support semantic Web.
Ontology, information service and model
The specialisation topic includes background, construction and realisation of the semantic Web. It gives insight to relevant problems within Web information resources and services, especially semantic Web enabling technology, building of machine readable specifications of information and service content, construction of generic knowledge bases (repositories) and their semantic enrichment, semantic interoperability and model management.
Selected book chapters (journal articles and research reports)
Self study, with four checkpoints for the participants to discussion the book chapters with each other, scheduled as following: There is one obligatory Assignment that will make up the grade together with a small Oral presentation. Chapter discussions by students are mandatory.