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In this course, you will conduct an individual research project into the behaviour of a computing system. You will develop knowledge and understanding of rigorous methods to: explore computing system behaviour; identify questions about behaviour; design experiments to answer those questions; analyse experimental results; and report on the outcomes of your research. You will develop your understanding of research ethics and how this relates to professional behaviour.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
In all the topics covered the emphasis will be on understanding the diversity of issues in and approaches to computing research, and umbuing the ability to select and utilise the appropriate tools for your research.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Response Paper 10%
Project Plan/Proposal 20%
Research Project 60%
Peer Review 10%.
Alternative Resit Assessment
Where a student fails the course overall they will be afforded the opportunity to resit those parts of the course that they failed (pass marks will be carried forward).
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Reflection||Evaluate||Students will be able to relate research to ethics and professional behaviour.|