Introduction week for new Master's students at the Department of Informatics
Welcome to 3 days of compulsory lectures, and social activities - an academic and social start to your studies.
Use the opportunity to network, and get to know both your fellow students and the research groups at the institute. Get help to choose courses and get an overview of the curriculum.
The introduction week will take place on the 13th, 14th and 16th of August. There will be no compulsory lectures on Thursday the 15th.
Please note that the program is being updated continually!
All lectures are in English, unless otherwise specified.
Tuesday, August 13th
|10:30-10:45||Auditorium Simula||Welcome||Ellen Munthe-Kaas (Head of Department)|
|10:45-11:30||Auditorium Simula||Master's studies at the Department of Informatics||Student administration and Ragnhild K. Runde|
|11:45-13:00||Software: Simula auditorium||Orientation meetings for each study program|
|Distributed systems and networks: Seminar room C|
|Information Security: Seminar room Caml|
|Design, Use, Interaction: Seminar room Shell|
|Language Technology: Seminar room Prolog|
|Robotics and Intelligent Systems: Seminar room Pascal|
|Entrepreneurship: Seminar room Logo|
|Computational Science: Seminarrom Perl|
|13:15-15:00||Kjeller, bus (12:40 from the turnaround outside OJD)||Information meeting for Cybernetics-students by ITS||ITS|
|13:00-16:00||IFI||Pizza and orientation meetings with the research groups (not compulsory)|
|09.15-10.00||Auditorium Simula||Introduction to library services||The library|
|10.15-12.00||Auditorium Simula||Research methodology (focusing on the required knowledge to read scientific papers)||Kristin Braa|
|13.15-15.00||Auditorium Simula||Introductory course to UNIX and Linux (for students with little to no previous experience)||
Duct tape party
|The 4th floor reception area at IFI, in the Ole Johan Dahl building.||Help with course registration||The student administration|
|09.15-12.00||Auditorium Simula||Ethics, including intro on academic honesty||Maja Van Der Velden|
|13.15-15.00||Auditorium Simula||Get to know SINTEF, Simula, StartupLab and Gründerskolen, ITS (Unik)||
Thursday, August 22nd
|16:00||Escape||Masterkickoff with the Police IT-services. Registration required||Dagen@ifi|