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From: John Woodgate
Subject: Re: Electrical Engineering degree --> tech career
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2002 22:18:20 +0100
Organization: JMWA Electronics Consultancy
Reply-To: John Woodgate
NNTP-Posting-Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2002 21:20:19 +0000 (UTC)
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I read in sci.electronics.design that Chuck Simmons
wrote (in <3D949D5C.192E75EC@webaccess.net>)
about 'Electrical Engineering degree --> tech career', on Fri, 27 Sep
>One useful measure (but not the only) was to ask about the senior
>project. What I wanted to know was how much the interviewee really
>understood about what he had done. The sophistication of the project had
>little to do with my recommendation for further interview. I wanted to
>know how the interviewee attacked problems. The problems don't matter
All students who enquire here about projects should read that.
I agree totally: something straightforward that you understand in depth
is a MUCH better project than a vastly complicated one that you don't
finish and therefore don't understand fully.
Regards, John Woodgate, OOO - Own Opinions Only. http://www.jmwa.demon.co.uk
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