General Info

CPSC 567: Foundations of Multi-Agent Systems - General Information


Jörg Denzinger
Email: Phone: (403) 220-5574
Office: ICT 752 Office hours: TR 14:00 - 15:00 or by appointment
Lectures: TR 15:30 - 16:45 in ENA 235

General Remarks:

This course shares lectures and some assignments with the basic graduate course on Multi-Agent Systems, CPSC 609. Please make sure that your are not confusing the different assignment and assessment schemes!


Mar 27, 2014     Here are the days and time slots available for the oral exams. Please email me at least 3 slots (and your ranking of them). Available slots (start times):
Apr. 14: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00
Apr. 15: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00
Apr. 16: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00
Apr. 17: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00
Nov 20, 2013     Course web site alive. TA information on materials page can only be updated in new year. This also applies to most of ARES information.

Description of the course

The course covers the following topics:
Modeling of agents; properties of multi-agent systems; communication between agents; interaction and cooperation concepts; forming and maintaining organizations; competitive agent environments; learning in multi-agent systems; example systems.

The prerequisites for this course are CPSC 457, the basic course on Operating Systems (why should become clear during the course) and CPSC 433, the basic course on Artificial Intelligence.

to an explanation of the assessment of the students taking the course.

Last Change: 27/3/2014