Pre-requisites: INF224

Aims/Description: During this unit, the student will gain a detailed understanding of an informatics topic of personal interest, by carrying out a dissertation project that introduces him/her to the problems and rewards of research in informatics. Under the supervision of a member of the academic staff, the student will further develop and then implement the project designed in 'Research in Informatics 2', and finally write a dissertation describing the work carried out and the results obtained.

Staff Contact: Prof Peter Willett
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Project work, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Information School):

Departmental Home Page
Teaching timetable


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the presented information, but the University can accept no responsibility for any errors or omissions. University courses are continually reviewed and revised. The University reserves the right to discontinue courses of study and to amend Ordinances and Regulations governing courses of study whenever it sees fit. Students and others should enquire as to the up-to-date position when they need to know this.

URLs used in these pages are subject to year-on-year change. For this reason we recommend that you do not bookmark these pages or set them as favourites.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK