Info 202. Information Organization and Retrieval

Course Description: 

Three hours of lecture per week. This course introduces the intellectual foundations of information organization and retrieval: conceptual modeling, semantic representation, vocabulary and metadata design, classification, and standardization, as well as information organization and retrieval practices, technology, and applications, including computational processes for analyzing information in both textual and non-textual formats. Students will learn how information organization and retrieval is carried out by professionals, authors, and users; by individuals in association with other individuals, and as part of the business processes in an enterprise and across enterprises.

This is a required introductory course for MIMS Master's students, integrating perspectives and best practices from a wide range of disciplines.

Units: 
4
Prerequisites: 
I School students only.

Course History

Fall 2015

MW 9-10:30

Fall 2014

MW 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2013

TuTh 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2012

Fall 2011

Fall 2010

MW 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2009

MW 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2008

MW 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2007

MW 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2006

TuTh 9-10:30 | Website

Fall 2005

TTh 10:30-12 | Website

Fall 2004

TTh 10:30-12
Marc Davis
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Fall 2003

TTh 10:30-12
Marc Davis
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Fall 2002

TTh 10:30-12
Marc Davis
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Fall 2001

TTh 10:30-12
Warren Sack
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Fall 2000

Fall 1999

Fall 1998

Fall 1997