School of Computer Science

Module 02386 (2013)

Module description - Software Project

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Module Title Software Project
School School of Computer Science
Module Code 06-02386
Level 3/H
Member of Staff Andrew Howes Andrew Howes
Semester Semester 1 - 20 credits Semester 2 - 20 credits
Delivery

By arrangement with supervisor. Student work, supporting tutorials.

Outcomes

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

  • carry out a substantial software or hardware development task, or a substantial piece of research in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence or Software Engineering
  • work independently and prioritise different components of the work; manage a large project effectively
  • take decisions and justify them convincingly
  • orally present work undertaken, and answer questions about it convincingly
  • write a formal report, detailing work undertaken and conclusions reached
Assessment
  • Sessional: Demonstration/presentation and final report.
  • Supplementary: None; the module may only be repeated.