CS 197 · Fall 2021
An onramp for students interested in breaking new ground in the frontiers of computer science. Course format features faculty lectures introducing the fundamentals of computer science research, alongside special interest group meetings that provide mentorship and feedback on a real research project. Students enroll for 4 units and select a research area (AI, HCI, CompBio, etc.) for a quarter-long team programming project with a Ph.D. student mentor. Lecture topics include reading technical papers, practicing oral communication and technical writing skills, and independently formulating research questions. Prerequisites: Enrollment is by application. CS106B is required; CS107 is strongly recommended.
Apply by Wednesday, September 22, 6 pm through this form.
This section offers a team-based introduction to Computer Science research experiences.