Search Engine Technology

Short Name
Module Code
Module Coordinator
  • Prof. Dr. Alexander Dworschak
  • Paul-Christian Volkmer
Short Description

Use of technologies to implement a search engine

Learning Objectives

Students know the basic structure of frameworks for the implementation of a web application. They are able to use new technologies within a software project and are familiar with the use of search engine technology. They learn to handle new technologies and are able to represent their design decisions and implement them in teams.

  • Theoretical basics and implementation of a search-engine-based application
  • Use of search engine technology and integration into a web-based application
Duration in Semester
Instruction Language
Total Effort
6.0 CrP; an estimated 180 hours, of which approximately 60 are spent in class.
Weekly School Hours
Method of Instruction

Seminar 2 SWS, Practical Course 2 SWS

Requirements for the awarding of Credit Points

Exam: Project ework with final presentation

Evaluation Standard

according to examination regulations (§ 9)

As Needed
  • Stefan Tilkov et al: REST und HTTP - Einsatz der Architektur des Web für Integrationsszenarien, 3 Aufl.
  • Florian Hopf: Elasticsearch – Ein pragmatischer Einstieg
  • Online-Dokumentation zu Spring-Boot:
  • Online-Dokumentation zu Elasticsearch: