02921 ITMAN Graduate School Seminars
External guest lecturers participate in this series.
Seminarrække for Forskerskolen ITMAN
Point( ECTS )
The series run over 2 semesters.
Scope and form:
8 seminars by invited lecturers.|
Occasionally preparatory exercises.
Duration of Course:
[The course is not following DTUs normal Schedule]
Date of examination:
Decide with teacher, Deadline for turning in reports is usually January and June. Deadline will be set by the course responsible.
Type of assessment:
General course objectives:
The aim of this course is to give a broad introduction to a series of non-technical-scientific subjects which are vital for the PhD student’s academic and private business career.
The invited guest speakers will introduce their specialist topics and expand on these according to the specific needs of the target audience, e.g. “how to secure a software patent”, "how to get a good written English", and “knowledge sharing in research networks”.
The students will achieve a general knowledge and insight into related, relevant fields which will enable them to improve their overall communication, research and business competences in relation to their PhD studies.
Each student will, according to own interests and goal, further develop (a) given topic(s) in relation to his/her PhD project in a short report.
A student who has met the objectives of the course will be able to:
identify relevant topics and research areas i relation to own PhD project
discuss fundamental problems in the topics presented in the seminars
locate and apply further information in relation to topics within own PhD project
explain and argue for the consequences of a chosen topic in relation to own PhD project
formulate and present an interdisciplinary synthesis of the technical-scientific PhD project and the non-technical-scientific topic chosen for the report in an easily understod non-technical language
perform a professionally well-founded limitation of the topic for the report
evaluate critically the chosen topic(s) from a technical-scientific point of view
set up goals and intermediate goals for a process
Patents, software patents, communication, knowledge sharing, project management, self management, research management, open source, publication formalia and ethics, paper writing.
, Building 324, room 113, Ph. (+45) 4525 3415
01 Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
Registration Sign up:
At the department
Please sign up for the course at phd(a)imm.dtu.dk. You can sign up any time of the year.
Last updated: 02. maj, 2013