Seminar Interdisciplinary Issues in ICT

The seminar consists in a study related to Interdisciplinary Issues in ICT. It is based on a literature review which results in a synthesis paper respecting the format of a 6 to 8 pages scientific article and a corresponding oral presentation of 10'+5' questions.

Globally, the work can be considered as a first step of a research project, for example as a preliminary study for a PhD research work or any kind of innovative project.
 

Learning Outcomes: 

The goal of the seminar is namely to learn:

  • about a given research topic within the scope of the seminar,
  • how to ask research questions on this topic,
  • how to search for scientific literature for answering the research questions,
  • how to build a scientific article by (1) synthesizing material found in the literature, (2) thinking about open issues, (3) organizing ideas and building a redline (see document "Guidelines for Seminar Work"), (4) writing a paper derived from the redline structure,
  • how to make a scientific presentation.
     
Type: 
Seminar
Semester: 
S2018
ECTS: 
5
Tracks: 
Lecturer: 
Site: 
F
Code: 
03757
Language: 
english
Period: 
on appointment
Location: 
UniFR, PER21
Evaluation type: 
continuous evaluation
Comment: 

First Lecture
Please contact Michèle Courant (michele [dot] courantatunifr [dot] ch) to select the date of the first meeting.

ILIAS
The course page in ILIAS can be found at https://ilias.unibe.ch/goto.php?target=crs_1166797&client_id=ilias3_unibe.

Evaluation
Work / Paper / Presentation

The seminar is recommended to future teachers in informatics.