252-2600-05L  Software Engineering Seminar

SemesterAutumn Semester 2013
LecturersT. Hoefler, M. Vechev
Periodicityyearly course
Language of instructionEnglish

Catalogue data

AbstractThe course is an introduction to research in software engineering, based on reading and presenting high quality research papers in the field. The instructor may choose a variety of topics or one topic that is explored through several papers.
ObjectiveThe main goals of this seminar are 1) learning how to read and understand a recent research paper in computer science; and 2) learning how to present a technical topic in computer science to an audience of peers.

The focus of the course this year is on reliability of high-performance programs.
ContentThe technical content of this course falls into the general area of software engineering but will vary from semester to semester.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersT. Hoefler, M. Vechev
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
Course attendance confirmation requiredNo
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.

Learning materials

Main linkwww.lst.inf.ethz.ch/lectures/current/2600
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252-0276-05 SSoftware Engineering Seminar2 hrs
Wed13-15HG E 22 »
T. Hoefler, M. Vechev


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