Syllabus: DCS891B Research Seminar 2
Take quizzes on Blackboard.   Deliverables due are shown in red.
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1
Fri
Jan 21
Course Overview: website, assignments

6:00-7:30 Dr. Jean Coppola/Barbara Thomas
   Gerontechnology

Agile DPS Diss. Process slides CACM paper
Handout/Discuss Team Assign5-Agile DPS
Handout/Discuss Ind Assign1-Rev Engineer
Read by session 5:
  The Medici Effect
2
Fri
Feb 18
6:00-7:30 Dr. Linda Jo Calloway
   Qualitative Research

Statistics - the multiplicity problem
Present/discuss assignment 1 submissions
Handout/Discuss Team Assign2-Lit Review
   Keystroke article for Assignment 2
Assignment 1
3
Fri
Mar 18
Dr. Tappert, Project-Research Interplay
  Journal Paper: Capstone Projects slides 
  Current Masters projects, Research Day
Writing Lab: Research Paper, "So What?" Test
Avoid Writer's Block, Cope with rejection
Handout/Discuss Ind Assign3-Lit Search 1 2 3
Assignment 2
4
Fri
Apr 15
Dr. Tappert, Research Day  Dr. Rosenblatt

Dissertation Research Ideas in Computing
How Reviewers Evaluate a Research Paper
Review Assignment 2
Handout/Discuss Ind Assign4-Your Idea Paper
Assignment 3
Fri
May 6
CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day 2011
   9:00-4:30, Rm 204, Grad Ctr, White Plains
Attendance recommended
5
Fri
May 6
Course review/summary/wrap-up
6:00-7:00 Review Assignments
  Especially Assignment 2 & Discuss 2-3 pair

Discuss Research Day & second year courses

Discussion on The Medici Effect

7:15-8:30 Agile Approach to DPS Dissertation
   Teams present/discuss Assignment 5
Present/discuss some individual idea papers
Assignment 4
Assignment 5