School of Computer Science

Module 06-24055 (2020)

Computer Science Industrial Placement

Level YINI

Mohammed Bahja Semester 1 60 credits
Mohammed Bahja Semester 2 60 credits
Co-ordinator: Mohammed Bahja
Reviewer: Mohammed Bahja

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

  • Note 1 Only offered if there are students on an industrial placement.
  • Note 2 A student who fails the Industrial Studies module will be permitted to transfer to the degree programme without the Year in Industry component.

Assessment

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

Re-assessment (Where permitted): Report (100%).


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