UC expert welcomes 'important' digital curriculum

2016-07-14 Computer science education expert Professor Tim Bell welcomes the news that New Zealand's school curriculum is embracing digital technologies. "It means that students in New Zealand will be empowered to better understand the digital world they work in, and not just be mere users of technology." Read More >>

The Home of the Artificial Intelligence Research Lab

The AI research group is interested in a variety of research topics including, machine learning, artificial life, and evolutionary computation. Read More >>

"Hackers have already broken into your smart home and greet you when you arrive."

Featured Postgraduate Researcher: Mengmeng Ge. Read More >>

News and Announcements

Scholarships and Grants

Computer science in the curriculum a dream come true

Computer science in the curriculum a dream come true2016-07-22.

Professor Tim Bell had a dream 20 years ago, that computer science would be part of the New Zealand curriculum. Read More >>

Completed PhD

Completed PhD2016-07-20.

Congratulations to Mohammed Algarni who successfully passed his
oral PhD exam today, defending his thesis on “Light Morphology and Arabic Information Retrieval”. Well done to the whole team (including the supervisory team)!

UC expert welcomes 'important' digital curriculum

UC expert welcomes 'important' digital curriculum2016-07-14.

Computer science education expert Professor Tim Bell welcomes the news that New Zealand's school curriculum is embracing digital technologies. "It means that students in New Zealand will be empowered to better understand the digital world they work in, and not just be mere users of technology." Read More >>

Computer Science and Te Reo

Computer Science and Te Reo2016-06-24.

Tracy Henderson, from our department, appears in this item on Maori Television,
doing computer science with children in ways that embrace Ngāi Tahu's
cultural beliefs and Te Reo.

Aaron Stockdill Receives Freemasons University Scholarship

Aaron Stockdill Receives Freemasons University Scholarship2016-06-21.

Aaron Stockdill, a CSSE Honours student, has received the prestigious Freemasons University Scholarship. He was awarded $6,000 for his academic performance and his service to the community. Read More >>

Ted Ahmadi Qualifies for $85K Challenge

Ted Ahmadi Qualifies for $85K Challenge2016-06-15.

CSSE PhD student Ted Ahmadi is one of eleven qualifiers for the 2016 Entre $85K Challenge for his proposal for a low-cost wind turbine. Congratulations Ted! Read More >>

Nomination for the best paper award at ITS 2016

Nomination for the best paper award at ITS 20162016-06-12.

A paper authored by Enos Chen, a CSSE PhD student, and his supervisors Tanja MItrovic and Moffat Mathews was nominated for the best paper award at the 13th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems ITS 2016 held in June in Zagreb, Croatia. The title of the paper is "Do erroneous examples improve learning in addition to problem solving and worked examples".    

  • Phone: +64 3 364 2362
    Fax: +64 3 364 2569
    admin@cosc.canterbury.ac.nz
  • Computer Science and Software Engineering
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800, Christchurch
    New Zealand
  • Follow us
    FacebookYoutubetwitterLinked In