7 February 2018 Agenda

Agenda for the Informatics Board of Studies meeting at 2.00pm Wednesday 7th February 2018 in Appleton Tower, Room 7.14. This meeting replaces original meeting that was scheduled for 24th January 2018 and the rescheduled meeting from 31st January 2018.

Welcome to all members - (Please mark attendance on sheet)






Minutes of Previous Meeting - 29th November 2017


Matters Arising


Item 1) New Course Proposal - Foundations of Data Science - He Sun


Item 2) New Course Proposal - Informatics 1 – Functional Programming and Computational Thinking - Don Sannella


Item 3) New Course Proposal - Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence - Alan Smaill


Item 4) Course Proposal Change -  Reinforcement Learning - Stefano Albrecht


Item 5) DPT Minor Changes - Stephen Gilmore


Item 6) New Course Description for Computer Security DRPS page - Kami Vaniea & Myrto Arapinis


Item 7) New Proposal for compulsory courses in UG3 - Sharon Goldwater


Item 8) Change to IVR to Dec Exam Diet - Tim Hospedales & Michael Mistry

DoT aware via email exchange. No supporting documents submitted.


Item 9) DPT Update - Data Science MSc/MRes Course Collection - Stuart Anderson

Awaiting supporting documents/further information.


AOCB (Any other current business)