Aims/Description: Collaborative research is standard in speech and language technologies. This module aims to train students in research methodology, collaborative research tools and methodology of collaboration, through a range of practice oriented training efforts. Skill areas include outcome oriented group work, surveys of current and past literature software engineering and presentation skills.

Restrictions on availability: Only for SLT CDT students

Staff Contact: HAIN THOMAS
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Tutorials, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, Practical skills assessment, Project/ portfolio

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