Valid from: Spring 2016
Decided by: Professor Thomas Johansson
Date of establishment: 2016-11-02
Division: Electrical and Information Technology
Course type: Third-cycle course
Teaching language: English
The course is a optional addition to "Fundamentals of Information Theory", in which additional knowledge is gained by means of an individual project.
Knowledge and Understanding
For a passing grade the doctoral student must
Competences and Skills
For a passing grade the doctoral student must have demonstrated the ability to independently acquire expert knowledge within a self-selected sub-area and present it to peers
Judgement and Approach
For a passing grade the doctoral student must have demonstrated the ability to independently extract the important content of an extensive document, such as a textbook or a scientific publication
Within the project each student selects a topic for additional self-studies (book chapter or publications)
Type of instruction: Project. The project course should be done in close connection with the course "Fundamentals of Information Theory"
Examination format: Seminars given by participants.
A presentation about the project is given to all participants.
Grading scale: Failed, pass
Assumed prior knowledge: The course builds on the knowledge from "Fundamentals of Information Theory"
Course Coordinator: Michael Lentmaier
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