Artificial Intelligence for the Web, 6 Credits

The World Wide Web contains an enormous amount of information distributed over a lot of sites, and to efficiently find the information one is looking for, one needs search engines. Many billions of web searches are done every day. This course reveals the algorithms behind these engines, including how to search through data and rank the findings, and how to collect and prepare data. It also addresses legal and ethical aspects of information search.

ECTS Credits

6 Credits

Level of education

Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements (A1N)


School of Science and Technology

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: Web-Systems for MSc in Engineering, 7.5 Credits and Artificial Intelligence for MSc in Engineering, 7.5 Credits. The applicant must also have qualifications corresponding to the course "English B" or "English 6" from the Swedish Upper Secondary School.

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: X5716