What is schema?

  • (noun): A schematic or preliminary plan.
    Synonyms: outline, scheme
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on schema, schemas:

Self-schema - References
... Role of schemas in personality ... among maltreated children The role of self-schema ... Self schema ...
Schema - Electrical Engineering
... wiring diagram of an electrical circuit Schema may also refer to Great Schema, a degree of Orthodox monasticism Stereotype, a set of associated behaviors ...
Self-schema - Sexual Schema
... Schemas can be viewed as a cognitive framework that organizes the relationship between external social stimuli and one’s behavioral reactions ... Sexual schema is defined as a cognitive generalization about the sexual aspects of the self ... Women and men experience sexual self-schema in their own ways ...
Schema (genetic Algorithms) - Description
... The schema 1**0*1 describes the set of all words of length 6 with 1's at the first and sixth positions a 0 at the fourth position ... The order of a schema is defined as the number of fixed positions in the template, while the defining length is the distance between the first and last specific positions ... The fitness of a schema is the average fitness of all strings matching the schema ...
Schema Evolution
... In computer science, schema evolution refers to the problem of evolving a database schema to adapt it to a change in the modeled reality ... The problem is not limited to the modification of the schema ... It, in fact, affects the data stored under the given schema and the queries (and thus the applications) posed on that schema ...

More definitions of "schema":

  • (noun): An internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world.
    Synonyms: scheme