Project 98 Workshop Programme

8-9 April, 1998

University of Sheffield


PROGRAMME


Wednesday 8 April 1998


12.00 - 1.55 Registration and Lunch


1.55 - 2.00 Welcome

2.00 - 3.30 SESSION 1 Professional issues and projects

2.00 - 2.30 G J Brown (University of Sheffield) Teaching Professional Ethics to Software Engineers

2.30 - 3.00 M Petre (Open University) & S Fincher (University of Kent) Using other people's experience of project work: realising fitness for purpose

3.00 - 3.30 L Neal (Brunel University) Using Group Project Work to Enhance the learning of Professional Issues


3.30 - 3.45 Tea

3.45 - 5.45 SESSION 2 Group projects

3.45 - 4.15 A Stratton, M Holcombe & P Croll (University of Sheffield) Improving the quality of Software Engineering courses through University Based Industrial Projects

4.15 - 4.45 V King (Coventry University) Using Virtual Workspaces to promote HND Group Project successes

4.45 - 5.15 M P Lee, A Harrison & A J Sammes (Cranfield University) Group Projects for the Software Engineering of Knowledge Based Systems

5.15 - 5.45 G Griffiths (University of Teesside) The PROF@T project


5.45 - 6.00 Break - posters, demonstrations.


6.00 - 7.00 SESSION 3 New directions

6.00 - 6.30 M Holcombe & A Stratton (University of Sheffield) VICI: Experiences and proposals for Students run Software Companies

6.30 - 7.00 R D Boyle (University of Leeds) Non-technical issues in Undergraduate CS project work or What are we (all) here for?

7.00 - 7.30 Bar, posters and demonstrations.

7.30 - 9.00 Dinner

9.00 - 10.30 Discussion


Thursday 9 April 1998

9.00 - 10.30 SESSION 4 Negotiation

9.30 - 10.00 M Birtle (University of Teesside) Towards a Transferable Framework for Negotiated Learning in Team Projects

10.0 - 10.30 B Morris (Brunel University) The role of learning conversations (and the learning coach) in Computing Projects in HE

10.30 - 10.45 Coffee

10.45 - 1.15 SESSION 5 Managing projects

10.45 - 11.15 R Cooper & R Welland (University of Glasgow) Computing Science Projects at the University of Glasgow

11.15 - 11.45 S Price (Price Project Services Ltd) The Sheffield University Maxi Project - The Industrial Project Manager's Perspective


11.45 - 12.15 P Capon (The University of Manchester) Perceptions of final year project outcomes

12.15 - 1.15 Discussion on project issues


1.15 Lunch

2.00 Close



Updated: 12nd April 1998.