Instructor: C. Lee Giles
Location and Time:
Tuesday: 11:15 AM - 2:15 PM, IST 210.
Lee Giles office hrs at IST 311A: Tuesday 2:30-3:30 PM, Wednesday or by appointment.
Premise of the Course:
This lecture and project based course is an
introduction to the core theories, concepts, and methods
regarding Information and Technology from an information processing
point of view, with emphases on information processing architecture and
technology at the infrastructure layer and the middleware layer.
For semantic and theoretical grounding, the course will be given a
digital library focus.
Prerequisites: Prior understanding of the fundamentals of information sciences such as databases, discrete mathematics, programming, algorithms and statistics is greatly encouraged but not necessary.
This schedule is subject to change. Please check it on a regular basis for assignments. Some classes will have online handouts. It is the studentís responsibility to download that material.
Here are some course materials links and references. Most course material links will be in the schedule.