252-2600-05L  Software Engineering Seminar

Semester Autumn Semester 2016
Lecturers M. Vechev
Periodicity yearly course
Language of instruction English
Comment Number of participants limited to 22.

Catalogue data

Abstract The 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.
Objective The 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.
Content The 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 credits 2 credits
Examiners M. Vechev
Type graded semester performance
Language of examination English
Course attendance confirmation required No
Repetition Repetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Admission requirement Student should be able to read conference and journal papers in Computer Science (written in English)
Additional information on mode of examination Grading is based on presentation *and* active participation in the seminar. A student must be present even if s/he is not the speaker. Acceptable reasons for absence are illness, military or civil service, appearance in court, and similar events that are beyond your control. All absences must be documented.

Learning materials

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Number Title Hours Lecturers
252-0276-05 S Software Engineering Seminar 2 hrs
Wed 10-12 CHN D 46 »
M. Vechev


Places 22 at the most
Waiting list until 26.09.2016

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Programme Section Type
Computer Science Bachelor Seminar W Information