Electrical and Information Technology

Faculty of Engineering LTH | Lund University


EITA05 History of Technology, 2018/2019

Information för studenter som vill ha högre betyg (4 eller 5):

  • Studenten föreslår ett ämne till Kaan. (t.o.m. mån, den 8/4)
  • Studenten redigerar förslaget tills Kaan godkänner ämnet. (t.o.m. mån, den 15/4)
  • Studenten skriver en rapport som Kaan bedömer kvaliteten på. (t.o.m. mån, den 20/5)
  • Studenten håller en presentation för gruppen den sista föreläsningen. (mån, den 27/5)

För detaljerna (på engelska) se nedan.


  • You pick one topic you find interesting within history of technology, not covered in the lectures.
  • You send Kaan an e-mail with your suggestion. We negotiate in case I have a different opinion.
  • Within one week, we agree on the topic.


  • You write a report structured as follows:
  1. Abstract (max. 200 words);
  2. Introduction/motivation;
  3. Any number of sections you find necessary on your topic; make sure that you cover the important aspects of your selection, such as historical development, current status (if applicable), important milestones and people, its place in history, and its meaning for humanity.
  4. Conclusions;
  5. References.


  • Everything must be in your own words. Do not, under any circumstances, copy any pieces of text directly from your references. Instead, make sure that you digest the information you want to use in your report, and summarise it the way you understand it.
  • The minimum length of your report is 3 full pages, the maximum is 4 full pages.
  • Your report can be written in Swedish or English. It's entirely up to you.
  • You need to follow the A4 template at the following address: http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html .
  • Submission needs to be in PDF to the URKUND e-mail kaan.bur.lu@analys.urkund.se.
  • You will have to present your report in class in about 15-20 minutes.


  • 2019-04-15: Deadline for getting your suggestion confirmed.
  • 2019-05-20: Deadline for sending in your reports.
  • 2019-05-27: Presentation date.
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