School of Computer Science

Module 06-06997 (2017)

Project - Conversion MSc

Level 4/M C

Semester 3 60 credits
Co-ordinator: Per Kristian Lehre
Reviewer: Peter Tino

The Module Description is a strict subset of this Syllabus Page.

Outline

Projects are normally undertaken individually with supervision from a member of the School's teaching staff. The projects are varied in their aims and cover most areas of Computer Science. Project allocation/selection normally takes place near Easter and may be chosen from a list of topics put forward by the School/Industry or be developed from the student's original idea.


Aims

The aims of this module are to:

  • allow the student to carry out a substantial task of his or her own choosing, in the area of Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, or Software Engineering
  • allow the students to demonstrate their competence as computing professionals, and to apply what they have learnt in the other components of their degree programme
  • facilitate independent work on a substantial project, including prioritisation of different components of the project

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to:

  1. demonstrate the ability to successfully undertake a substantial software project

Restrictions

None


Pre-requisites


Teaching methods

Students work independently with an appointed supervisor.

Contact Hours: About 10


Assessment

Sessional: Dissertation (60 pages) and demonstration of the final system.

Supplementary (where allowed): None; the module can only be repeated.


Detailed Syllabus

Not applicable


Programmes containing this module