DS 200 (0:1) Research Methods
This course is designed to impart necessary soft skills for the incoming students. It is a mandatory course for all incoming students (M.Tech. (CDS)/M.Tech. (Research)/Ph.D.) joining in the August 2017 term. The course is divided into nine modules and all modules are compulsory for everybody to complete.
Completion of this course in the first year is mandatory for the renewal of scholarship for the next academic year.
Module 1: August 2, 2017: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM: “Introduction to Research Methods” & “Discussion about being student of CDS & the after life” – Phaneendra Yalavarthy & Debnath Pal (DCC Chair)
To be completed (within a week):
– Create a list of research topics (atleast three) that you are interested and read atleast one research paper in each topic.