Computer Science Honours Project Part 2

Description

This course is the second part of the CS Honours project.

Part 1 and 2 together comprise a substantial individual research project usually involving a literature review together with a theoretical and/or practical investigation of a computer science problem. In part 2, students complete their project building on the foundations and the plan developed in part 1. Under the supervision of a member of the academic staff, each student will complete an individual research project and at the end provide a written exposition (research dissertation in the style of the discipline) of their research. Technical content will be dependent on the project undertaken.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015
  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Understand in-depth knowledge in a specific area of ICT

2. Improve communication skills

3. Improve capacity to undertake postgraduate research

Content

Comprises a substantial project usually involving a substantial literature review together with a theoretical and/or practical investigation of a computer science problem. Technical content will be dependent on the project undertaken. The project work is embodied in a final research dissertation.

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): COMP4250B. Students who have successfully completed COMP4250B are not eligible to enrol in COMP4252.

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) program.

Assumed Knowledge

COMP4251 has to be successfully completed. Permission from HOD. Knowledge is as required for the project undertaken.

Assessment Items

Report: Honours Project Final Report

Contact Hours

Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Contact hours are by agreement between student and supervisor.