Institute for Web Science and Technologies · Universität Koblenz - Landau
Institute WeST
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Web Information Retrieval

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Summer Terms 2020

If you want to participate in this course, you need to:

  • Register to the lecture in Klips
  • Register to one tutorial in Klips
  • Add yourself into a group for working on mandatory assignments here until 7th of April.

For inter-student communication, please use the newsgroup infko-mldm.

Important Information

To whom?

Master and Bachelor students in:

  • Web Science
  • Computer Science
  • Computational Visualistics
  • Business Informatics



First Exam:

  • To be announced soon!

Second Exam:

  • To be announced soon!

Important note: You must have gathered at least 60% of the points across the assignments of this semester or have failed the exam in the last year to be allowed to participate in the exam. Admissions from recent years are not valid.

Organizational Information

Lecture (Klips)

  • Lecturer: Dr. Zeyd Boukhers
  • Mondays, 16:00 - 18:00 in F 313
  • Consultation: Tuesdayss at 09:00 in B114 or by appointment (

Tutorial (Klips)

  • Instructors: Korok Sengupta
  • Tuesdays, 12:00 - 14:00, C 206
  • Thursdays, 12:00 - 14:00, E 314
  • You don't need to come to both slots for the tutorial. We will cover the same material on both.

Please form groups of four people to work on the assignments here, until 7th of April! It is mandatory to reach 60% of the points in total over all assignments to be allowed to participate in the exam. E.g., if there are 10 assignments each 10 points, you need in total at minimum 60 points in sum over all assignments to participate in the exam.

Course Material

Slides and additional material will be provided along with the progress of the lecture. Below, the table of dates and topics is subject to changes.

Date Topic Lecturer Slides


Tutorials will discuss the solutions to the last assignment and discuss the exercises of the current one. Solutions will not be uploaded!

Date Topic Lecturer Materials


Assignments will be provided along with the progress of the tutorials.

Release Date Deadline (9:00 AM!) Topic Sheets Remarks


  • Scientific Employee
  • B 114
  • +49 261 287-2765
  • Scientific Employee
  • B 103
  • +49 261 287-2439
  • Scientific Employee
  • B 104
  • +49 261 287-2719