- Code COMP2560
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Computing
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering Computing & Cybernetics
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science, Advanced Computing
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Michael Norrish
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2023
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Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
After successfully completing this subject the student will be able to:
1. Understand the main principles and concepts in at least two areas of computer science that are being actively shaped by research.
2. Have an understanding of the research methods being employed in these areas.
3. Have a basis of the knowledge and skills in research projects that can be built upon for more substantial projects.
4. Have an understanding of how to be a successful researcher.
5. Have a finished research paper that can be submitted for publication to one of the conferences or workshops in the area of their project.
Initial paper (30%), reviews (5%), rebuttal (5%), final paper (30%), seminar talk (15%), poster presentation (15%). Each assessment has a hard deadline that needs to be met. This is part of the reality of being a researcher.
The course will use a professional conference management system for paper submission, reviewing and rebuttals.
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WorkloadAs many hours as necessary for meetings with supervisor(s) and a nominal 10 hours per wee
Requisite and Incompatibility
To enrol in this course you must be studying Bachelor of Advanced Computing(R&D) and have completed COMP2550. Honours students in the second semesters of their Honours thesis can be admitted on request.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5412||24 Jul 2023||31 Jul 2023||31 Aug 2023||27 Oct 2023||In Person||N/A|