An aid to learning to read foreign languages

Machine translation is getting good enough so we read an online newspaper in a foreign language, e.g. using Google Translate. But if we read texts online for the purpose of practicing our foreign language reading skills, then we may wish to see more than just the translations. It would be nice if we could see […]

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Game-Based Learning for Outreach

The School of Computer Science runs a variety of outreach events throughout each academic year. Each event comprises a number of computing-related activities. These activities range from traditional lecture-style talks to lectures with an interactive element to practical programming sessions. The activities are designed to educate and engage school pupils from a variety of backgrounds, […]

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Room Booking System

This projects involves the design and implementation of a room booking system for a University. After a full requirements assessment, candidate technologies will be investigated and a suitable development environment selected. Initially, the system will work on a local server using simulated data and dummy users. After this proof-of-concept stage, a more realistic setting will […]

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