Representation of Knowledge and Formal Languages

Basic information


45 hours


Levels, processes, structures, constructs, filters, categories, semantics Metadata standards. Knowledge Organization Systems. Formal languages and formal ontologies. Reasoning and inference Knowledge Acquisition



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