Knowledge & Reasoning (G6019)

15 credits, Level 6

Autumn teaching

This module covers computational methods of knowledge representation and reasoning, tracing their origins in epistemology and the study of logic, and showing their evolution and use in artificial intelligence.


67%: Lecture
33%: Practical (Laboratory)


50%: Coursework (Project)
50%: Examination (Unseen examination)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 33 hours of contact time and 117 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.