- Code COMP4550
- Unit Value 12 units
- Offered by School of Computing
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering Computing & Cybernetics
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science, Information Technology
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
In 2023, this course is on campus with remote adjustments only for participants with unavoidable travel restrictions/visa delays.
Students will conduct an individual research project under the close supervision of one or more academic staff. Projects will, at least in part, require the application of theoretical or experimental research techniques. In particular, students will be expected to conduct and present a survey of the literature relevant to the research topic.
Students will prepare a thesis reporting on the research project and its outcomes. They will also be expectedto present a poster and a short seminar describing their work. The learning objectives and project overview will be specified at the outset using the Research Schoool of of Computer Science form 'Independent Study Contract'.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Prepare and present a short technical seminar.
- Write a literature survey.
- Undertake and complete a research project under supervision.
- Write a thesis describing the results of research work.
- Gain advanced knowledge and skills in their specific project area, as specified in their Independent Study Contract'.
- Thesis (90) [LO 2,3,4,5]
- Presentation (10) [LO 1,3,5]
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WorkloadAnnual Course. Student enrol in Semester 1 and Semester 2. No formal contact is required in this course.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Computing to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
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- 12 units
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