EL4221 Term Papers (2018)

Topics for 2018

The topics for your essay will be based on one of your presentations: i.e. you will write a project report for one of your presentations, and the other presentation should provide you the material for your essay. 

Number of Writers & Word Limits

Individually written essays are encouraged, but there is a possibility of writing it as a joint project with two or three members in the group. The maximum number of words will vary according to whether it is an individual or joint essay:

  1. Individual essay: between 1,200 to 2,500 words
  2. Joint essay by two students: up to 2,800 words
  3. Joint essay by three students: up to 4,200 words

As individual essays are encouraged, students who are interested in writing joint essays should see me beforehand.

Criteria for Marking Your Essays

The criteria for marking your essays are given in a separate document.

Deadline & Method of Submission

The proposed deadline is one week after the last presentation: at the end of week 12: 10th of April. All term papers should be submitted to the IVLE workbin. Hard copies are not accepted, unless there are special reasons for submitting your essay in this form.