Course Name: 

Advanced Web Technologies (IT702)


M.Tech (IT)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-2) 4


Introduction: Structure of the Web, Architecture and Components., Web Engineering: Fundamentals, Current challenges and new developments in the WWW; Web Data Standards: XML basics, Document Object Model, DTD and Schemas, XML Namespaces, XML for data representation and for display – XPath and XSLT, XML Manipulation; Information Retrieval on the Web: The Web and the problem of Search, Handling unstructured, semi-structured, structured data on the Web; Search Engines and search issues.; Web as a Distributed computing platform: Understanding Web Services technology, Service oriented Architecture and REST based web services (Resource Oriented Architecture); The Web 2.0 phenomenon: The Social Web, Social Network Analysis, Trends and research; Web Intelligence: The Semantic Web, principles, standards and technologies, Web of Services, Linked Open data and applications, Trends and research.


Anders Møller and Michael I. Schwartzbach, “An Introduction to XML and Web Technologies”, (Addison-Wesley, 2006)
Gerti Kappel and Birgit Prýýll, "Web Engineering: The Discipline of Systematic Development of Web Applications", (Wiley Publishers, 2006)
Christopher Manning, Prabhakar Raghavan and Hinrich Schütze, "Information Retrieval", (Cambridge University Press, 2008).
Alonso, G et al, “Web Services - Concepts, Architectures and Applications Series: Data-Centric Systems and Applications”, (Springer, 2004)
Robert A. Hanneman and Mark Riddle. "Introduction to social network methods", (University of California, Riverside, 2005)
Pascal Hitzler, Markus Krötzsch, Sebastian Rudolph, "Foundations of Semantic Web Technologies", (Chapman & Hall, 2009)


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Department of Information Technology, NITK, Surathkal,
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