IT8001 - Context-Sensitive Systems


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment and Oral examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 1/5
Assignment 4/5

Course content

Different approaches to the analysis, modelling and the use of context will be the main subject of the course. Examples on the context accounts both from cognitive psychology and computer science will comparatively be studied. Methods for representation of context and modeling its roles in different stages of various problem solving processes will be investigated.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: To get a deep understanding of how context can be analysed modelled, and used in different problem contexts.

Skill: To be able to apply the learned theories and principles for modeling context and reasoning with context for targeted application areas.

Competence: To get an understanding of how context can be integrated in different AI methods and in computer science in general.

Learning methods and activities

Colloquia, discussions, and project

Required previous knowledge

TDT4136 - Logic and reasoning systems, or equivalent.

Course materials

A collection of papers - to be defined at course start


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Assignment and Oral examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 1/5
Spring ORD Oral examination 1/5
Autumn ORD Assignment 4/5
Spring ORD Assignment 4/5
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
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