The course aims to develop skills for the elaboration of articles and scientific projects in Computer Science. Thus, it is important that the student is aware of the importance of the main elements related to the research, since the choice of subject, problem definition, literature review, research execution to the writing process. Summary: (i) research preparation; (ii) literature review; (iii) citations; (iv) scientific writing; (v) graphs, figures and tables; (vi) presentations; (vii) mathematics formalization and algorithms; (viii) experimental evaluation planning and hypothesis formulation; (ix) research execution; (x) plagiarism, (xi) written in English.
- Justin Zobel. Writing for Computer Science. Springer, New York, NY, 3rd ed. 2014 edition, February 2015.
- Raul Wazlawick. Metodologia de Pesquisa para Ciência da Computação. Elsevier, edic~ao: 2 edition, September 2014.
- Hilary Glasman-Deal. Science Research Writing for Non-Native Speakers of English. Imperial College Press, London; Hackensack, NJ, 1 edition, December 2009.
This course is regularly offered twice a year at CEFET/RJ for undergraduate students (DEPIN).
Slides and schedule available at Moodle.