Preliminary Exam in Human Centered Computing
Exam committee: Three Members of the HCC Faculty
The prelim consists of the following components:
- Synthesis Paper - A 20 to 25 page paper reviewing a coherent selection
of 10-15 papers from the published research literature
in the chosen area.
- Students should have the list of 10-15 papers approved
by the committee at least two months before completing the
- Students will construct a taxonomy and use the taxonomy
as an organizing principle for the paper. This taxonomy
should be reviewed by at least the committee chair.
- Formal Presentation - A 30-minute presentation, followed by
questioning by the HCC Prelim committee.
Date when the exam will be offered: By arrangement with committee
during the AY 2012-2013.