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Some Observations & Comments:
- Write names properly: Ming-Li Wang or Wang, Ming-Li.
- Your name should be the first name on the slide.
- Don’t omit the title of your faculty advisor.
- Don’t use Chinese fonts (標楷體 e.g.) for English text; it’s ugly.
- Define your research questions clearly.
- Make proper highlights on your research model, data, and main findings.
- Take your eyes off your slides and scan your audience from time to time.
- Put more and bigger words on the slide when speaking in English, unless you’re confident the audience understands you fully.
- Be ready to talk for 5-30 minutes.
- Background / Introduction
- Research Questions
- Status Quo / Literature Reviews
- Research Model
- Issues / Analyses
- Policy Suggestions
- Always end with your own thought even when the research is not finished yet.
- Be ready to communicate in laypeople’s terms.
- Help one another; it’s what classmates/friends are for.
Reading: Textbook ch.7-8
- Are photos taken by 1-year-old children, blind people copyrightable? How about non-human animals?
- How about a spillage on the sidewalk? What if it’s done by a street artist?
- Is it a good idea to protect computer programs by copyright?
- Should a doctor be allowed to patent a new medical procedure?