Academic Writing MRes Advanced and HiPEDS
To practise critically assessing technical content and its presentation
To practise presenting a summary of papers in a clear and compelling way
To provide an opportunity to improve presentation skills
To provide an opportunity to study research papers in diverse but (HiPEDS) related topics
- To appreciate research in diverse areas related to HiPEDS (High Perfomance Embedded Distributed Systems)
- To be confident in presenting work to one's peers
- To be able to critically assess a paper for its technical content and presentation
- To be able to summarise papers clearly and succinctly
The course consists of about 7 weekly discussions in the Autumn and Spring terms, at which two or three papers are presented and discussed. Each student will present and lead a discussion on one paper. In each week, every student not presenting will write a review for one paper presented that week and comment on the suitability of the abstract for a second paper presented that week.
There are no specific prerequisites.
*This is a level 7/M course
Module leadersDr Pantelis Georgiou
Dr Andrea Callia D'Iddio
Mr Pedro Martinez Mediano