41078 Computing Science Studio 16cp
Requisite(s): 36 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C09119 Bachelor of Computing Science (Honours)
completion of first-year Bachelor of Computing Science (Honours) subjects
Research is the engine for innovation and development of our society. This studio subject aims to bring students into the amazing world of computer science research. The subject explores the meaning of research, the reasons for research, and research strategies and tools in the information age. Students are trained on academic writing for publication and grant application. Moreover, they discuss the ecosystem of research, transforming research into application, collaboration, and leadership. Students identify the topics that they are interested, and practice their learned knowledge to work on the selected topic under the mentorship of leading researchers from UTS. Students also focus on skill development for their careers in computing science – developing the communication skills necessary for academic and professional communication, the ethical principles required of modern IT professionals, and the analytical skills needed for the critical use of academic literature.
Autumn session, City campus
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