Course Info

CSC 426: Research Methods and Practice in Computing

The course is intended to help students understand the process of and issues related to doing scientific research in computing or related areas. Topics covered include how to develop an effective research proposal, how to critically evaluate or review a scientific research paper, how to use appropriate research methods in scientific research, key elements of a publishable paper or a dissertation, ethics and professional responsibility in scientific research. The course is intended for PhD students in Computer and Information Sciences or for students who are interested in pursuing a research career. PREREQUISITE(S): PhD status or consent of instructor.

PhD status or consent of instructor is a prerequisite for this class

Spring 2022-2023

Section: 930
Class number: 42253
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync

Spring 2020-2021

Section: 701
Class number: 35450
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: Online: Sync
Section: 710
Class number: 35451
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async (Sync-Option)