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Course WIW-WIN-MAS-K-7

Introduction to Multiagent Systems (2K, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 K 3.0 CP 30 h 60 h
(2K) 3.0 CP 30 h 60 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [WIW-WIN] Business Information Systems and Operations Research
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Lecture “Introduction to Multiagent Systems”:
  • Characteristics of Multiagent Systems.
  • Intelligent agents and system architectures.
  • Agent communication and ontologies.
  • Distributed planning, problem solving, and learning methods in Multiagent Systems.
  • Simulation, game theory, and economic aspects of Multiagent Systems.
  • Industry applications: Multiagent Systems in logistics, supply chain management, and IT resource management.


Fasli, Maria: Agent Technology for e-Commerce, Wiley 2007.

Slides with in-depth bibliographical references will be made available.

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [WIW-WIN-MAS-K-7]

Module Name Context
[INF-90-59-M-7] Business Information Systems & OR WP: Obligation to choose 2K, 3.0 LP
[WIW-WIN-MAS-M-7] Multiagent Systems P: Obligatory 2K, 3.0 LP