Introduction to Research Methodology in Computer ScienceFDA012, 2004HT
No of lectures
New graduate students. Special study groups will be arranged for students with common interests, such as students in the Industry Research School, HMI Research School, etc.
The course was last given
To prepare for graduate studies in general and for formulating research problems and thesis topics in particular.
Lectures and seminars. Optional study groups for extra course credit.
Computing as a discipline. Introduction to the philosophy of science. Scientific writing, publication and information retrieval. Science and technology, methodological issues. The Ph.D. study process. Aspects of ethics and quality control in scientific work. Research funding and politics.
Chalmers: What is this thing called science.
Sture Hägglund and invited guests.
Written examination and seminar activity. Study group report for 2 extra credit points.
3 + 2 credits.
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Last updated: 2012-05-03