This paper is intended to develop skills in planning, conducting and reporting research to a level where a student could appropriately undertake masters-level thesis study in computer science. This paper is normally required for a Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science.
Admission to PGDip or PGCert programme in Computer Science or Computer Graphic Design.
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Attendance at all scheduled classes and all assigned coursework are requirements for a pass.
A range of readings will be made available in class and via Moodle.
Internal assessment/final examination ratio: 1:0; Assessed internally on a pass/fail basis.
Attendance at all scheduled classes is a requirement for a pass.
The classes will involve a mixture of lectures, student presentations and dicussion of assignments. Students will be required to prepare for classes. This will involved a mixture of reading, writing and preparation for presentation.
On completion of the course, the student will have developed a portfolio of material. A potenitial supervisor may ask to see this material as part of the discussion around initiating a research project.
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