Aims/Description: The focus of Y3 of the CDT programme is on students consolidating and exploiting the experience gained in conducting research on their specialist topic, absorbing a wide range of literature and working with others. This module contributes to this overarching aim and to the development of SLT leadership by giving students further opportunities to collaborate with their peers on SLT topics, begin to supervise and critically engage with others and to assess potential research projects both technically and from an RRI perspective.

Restrictions on availability: Only for SLT CDT students

Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study, Students will help in supervising a given UG or master level project until completion.
Assessment: Project/ portfolio

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Computer Science):

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