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Thesis projects : a guide for students in computer science and information systems

Author: Mikael Berndtsson
Publisher: London : Springer, ©2008.
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This second edition guides the reader through successful planning and implementation of a thesis project and provides students in computer science and information systems with all the advice they need. The reader-friendly text offers a simple step-by-step guide to the key processes involved using an approach that has been tried and tested by the authors over a number of years. A new chapter on Information-seeking  Read more...
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Thesis projects.
London : Springer, ©2008
(OCoLC)173720737
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mikael Berndtsson
ISBN: 9781848000094 184800009X 9781848000087 1848000081
OCLC Number: 209987241
Notes: Previous edition: published as Planning and implementing your final year project - with success!. 2002.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 158 pages)
Contents: Concepts.- Computer Science and Information Systems Research Projects.- Actors Involved, their Roles and Relationships.- Process.- The Process --
An Overview.- Developing your Project Proposal.- References and Citations.- Developing your Aim.- Developing your Objectives and Choosing Methods.- Following the Objectives.- Presenting and Analysing your Data.- Drawing your Conclusions and Identifying Future Work.- Presenting and Defending your Work Orally.- Supplements.- Information-Seeking and Use.- The Report.- Examination.
Responsibility: M. Berndtsson [and others].
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