COMP542

Web Search: Technical and Social Issues

This paper covers the operation of web search engines, the development of web spam and techniques for combating it, and social issues raised by centralised search engines.

This paper covers the operation of web search engines, the development of web spam and techniques for combating it, and social issues raised by centralised search engines.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): Either COMP204 or COMP242, and 60 points at 300 level in Computer Science
Restriction(s): COMP442
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
18A (HAM)A Semester : Feb 26 - Jun 24, 2018 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Web Search: Technical and Social Issues (COMP542)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue2:00 PM4:00 PMK.G.06Feb 26 - Jun 3
Thu11:00 AM12:00 PMK.G.06Feb 26 - Jun 3

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for COMP542 for more details


Indicative Fees for Web Search: Technical and Social Issues (COMP542)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
18A (HAM) $1011 $0 $4008
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2017 paper outlines are available for COMP542. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2018 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science

Other available years: Web Search: Technical and Social Issues - COMP542 (2017)

Paper details current as of : 30 November 2017 2:01pm
Indicative fees current as of : 12 December 2017 4:30am

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