School of Computer Science

Module 06-24055 (2014)

Computer Science Industrial Placement

Level YINI

Ian Batten Semester 1 60 credits
Ian Batten Semester 2 60 credits
Co-ordinator: Ian Batten
Reviewer: John Bullinaria

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

Outline

The module allows the student to complete an industrial year.


Learning Outcomes

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

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of computing professionals within a company and the interactions that normally take place with other disciplines
  • Apply technical knowledge in a commercial context at an appropriate level for the student's qualifications
  • Demonstrate the standard of professional presentation and reporting skills required in industry and commerce
  • Work as a computing professional in a commercial environment, demonstrating a professional and responsible attitude
  • Work both independently and as an effective team member

Restrictions

None


Teaching methods

Industrial placement year.

Contact Hours:

8 hours, consisting of processing the application and advice, two visits, evaluation.


Assessment

Sessional: Report, Log-Book. No numerical mark is given. The module is assessed on a pass/fail basis.

Supplementary (where allowed): Report.


Detailed Syllabus

Not applicable


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