Industrial seminar in computer science

lingi2399  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Industrial seminar in computer science
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
30.0 h
Q2
Language
English
Main themes
The objective of this seminar is to enable students to gain a clearer view of their future professional career. To achieve this, professionals will present industrial applications related to new technology, share experiences, present difficulties and discuss their choices.
The technical themes will vary from year to year.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Given the learning outcomes of the "Master in Computer Science and Engineering" program, this course contributes to the development, acquisition and evaluation of the following learning outcomes:
  • INFO6
Given the learning outcomes of the "Master [120] in Computer Science" program, this course contributes to the development, acquisition and evaluation of the following learning outcomes:
  • SINF6
Student completing successfully this course will be able to
  • explain the challenges and difficulties of implementing IT projects in the professional world;
  • argue about the differences between the academic and industrial visions of computing;
  • list different types of careers in the IT world;
  • position themselves in relation to the professional IT world;
  • make choices to manage his future career.
 

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content
The objective of this industrial  seminar is to give a positive view of the future professional carrier of the students.  Different professionals will present real applications and experiences in new technological topics, their contributions and issues.
Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

This seminar is organized as a set of talks given by professional in different domains of computer science.
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

In this seminar, the participation of the students is essential and mandatory.  The form of the evaluation will vary and may have the form of an individual work at the end of the seminar, a presentation or a short written exam.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Computer Science and Engineering

Master [120] in Computer Science

Master [120] in Data Science Engineering

Master [120] in Data Science: Information Technology