Module 25647 (2013)
Module description - Commercial Computing
The Module Description is a strict subset of the Syllabus Page.
|Module Title||Commercial Computing|
|School||School of Computer Science|
|Member of Staff||Andrew Howes Michael Mistry|
|Semester||Semester 1 - 10 credits|
2 hrs of lectures per week, mostly by visiting speakers from Industry/Commerce.
Guest speakers present seminars on topics relevant to the work in which Computer Science / Software Engineering (CS/SE) graduates are frequently involved on entering Industry or Commerce. The speakers are chosen to have particular experience in industrial/commercial application of CS/SE, employing or working with graduates in CS/SE or related areas, or legal or managerial aspects of work that requires such graduates. Each speaker provides handouts on his/her chosen topic (usually available either from the School Library or online via the syllabus web page for the module a few days before the speaker's lecture) and a technical report title (available online via the syllabus web page near the end of the semester).
On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to: