Information Organization and Retrieval
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Thursday, August 23, 2012
Please register for SLIS J707 no later than Aug. 16, 2012.
Online Session Information:
There will be live online sessions via Adobe Connect on Mondays, Aug. 27 and Oct. 15, 4 - 6 p.m. ET and Oct. 1 and Nov. 5 from 6 - 7 p.m. ET. For the sessions on Aug. 27 and Oct. 15, students may participate live online or may be present in the Williams-Brice Building, Room 409. Students also have the option to view the sessions at a later time by visiting the Web site at http://video.sc.edu; click on the appropriate college/school and then your class link to view lectures; students are responsible for material covered. For those viewing live, the Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the class meeting. Students may call in with questions during the sessions. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect. The sessions on Oct. 1 and Nov. 5 may be viewed live or at a later time, but students are responsible for the material covered; there will be no option to attend class for these sessions. Instructor will post the URL in Blackboard.
Video Streaming Assistance:
Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming is available online.
Course Type: WEB (What does this mean?)
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Ron Brown
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Issues and techniques of knowledge representation and information organization, information retrieval systems, and users' information seeking behavior.
Prerequisites: Prereq or coreq: SLIS 701
Information is accurate as of
December 19, 2012, 1:00 am
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate the course section number to order online; this is a three-digit number used to indicate the campus where the student registered for classes and/or will attend. If you are taking a Summer 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. If you are taking a Fall 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.