BRC470 Fundamentals of Research and Patents

Code BRC470
Name Fundamentals of Research and Patents
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Civil Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Kaspars Bondars, Andris Karpovičs
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Organization,form and methods of scientific researches.Scientificinstitutions.Scientific (academic) degrees.Connections of correlation.Aproximation of experimental data with curved lines on mathematic-statistic bases.Dispersion analysis.Planning of experiments.Seekingand applying for a patent..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Development of research mind. Giving knowledge about research methodology and methods
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Giving fundamentals of today scientific research
Teaching methods of theoretical and empirical research. Surviving skills in analysis of results
Making acquaintance with Patent Law and taking out a patent
Course prerequisites

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