Designing an Ontology of E-learning system for Duhok Polytechnic University Using Protégé OWL Tool

Subhi R. M. Zeebaree,Adel AL-Zebari, Karwan Jacksi, Ali Selamat

The amount of information on the web and it is unstructured nature. The order and structure of the information are very important. So, to reach this information in an easy way is to use an ontology for a specific domain. The word ontology used in many domains to organize web gain. The semantic web is considered as intelligent webs. This paper aims to investigate the ontology of the web which is one of the important technologies in the semantic web. The lack of use of the ontology in the Kurdistan region – Iraq universities made me develop an ontology for Duhok Polytechnic University (DPU) as a case study. The main aim of this paper is to develop an ontology of an E-learning Management System of Duhok Polytechnic University (ELMSDPU) to rectify the existing problems in the university in Kurdistan region, including the lacking relationship between the need of the user and the content of the documents. The E-learning system consists of three main sections Admin, Lecturer, and Student. In this paper an ontology for ELMS-DPU has been designed, the architecture of ELMS-DPU is presented, and the ontology has been visualized using VOWL tool that has been a plugin with the protégé.

Volume 11 | 05-Special Issue

Pages: 24-37