Masayuki Tanaka Project-Based Course on Computer Vision Uppsala University Tokyo Tech Joint Symposium Nov. 17, 2015
My message to students Face up real 1
My message to students Face up real 2
My message to students Face up real world 3
My message to students Face up real worldpeople 4
My message to students Face up real worldpeopleproblem 5
My message to students Face up real worldpeopleproblemproduct 6
Course overview 7 Course title Computer vision Students Graduate students (mainly mechanical engineering) Project Develop an application which provides exciting photo experience Classes 90 min. x 8, (once a week) Team Each team has 4-5 students Base system Olympus air (REAL product) Supported by
Technology is not the solution Concept Scenario Critical function Implementation The concept is given: The application which provide exciting photo experience. 8 Teacher facilitates, so that students have experiences of scenario development, critical function definition, and implementation. It’s very short course. Tech students tend to focus only implementation part. But, for the real problem, technology is not all.
Team organization 9 The report should include his/her contribution and other team member’s contributions. Implementation Scenario development Web page & Presentation Team management Students are assigned to one role.Real people has different talent.
Fear of failure Nothing is a mistake. There’s no win and no fail, there’s only make. Corita Kent’s rule six Fear of failure Avoid to decide Make nothing Accept failure Encourage to decide Enforce to make Students Teacher 10
Class schedule 11 Class 1 Class 2 Class 3 Class 4 Class 5 Class 6 Class 7 Class 8 • Introduction • Brain storming • Team making • Scenario discussion • Sample installation • Scenario discussion • Critical function definition • Mid-term presentation • Scenario modification • Critical function definition • Implementation • Implementation • Project web development • Implementation • Project web development • Final presentation Once a week, 90 minutes (Connect to real world)
Students’ project web page 12 Team 1 Team 2
Thank you for all contributors! 13 Some phots by pixabay and ashinari.