CA640: Research Skills and Professional Practice

General Information

The approved university module specification.

Research Skills: Gareth Jones (School of Computing)

Professional Practice (Ethics and Law): Renaat Verbruggen (School of Computing)


Module Assessment

Continuous Assessment:50%

(a) Research Skills: 33.3%

(b) Ethics and Law: 16.6%

Final Exam: 50%


Lecture Notes

Copies of the Research Skills lectures notes in pdf format.

Section Slides
1:Introduction to Research a4pdf
2: Research Quality and Creativity a4pdf
3: Paper and Report Writing a4pdf
4: Speaking and Presentations a4pdf


Dr Gareth Jones
School of Computing, Dublin City University,
Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
Tel: +353 (0)1 700 5559 Fax: +353 (0)1 7005442
email: Gareth.Jones @ computing.dcu.ie