School of Computer Science

Module 26263 (2021)

Module description - Team Project

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Module Title Team Project
School School of Computer Science
Module Code 06-26263
Level 2/I
Member of Staff Rami Bahsoon Volker Sorge Anis Zarrad
Semester Semester 2 - 20 credits
Description

Large software projects require the combined effort of a team skilled developers. In this module students will learn the basics of teamwork in the context of developing a large programming project. Students work in teams of about six people to design, implement and document the code. Students are expected to observe good software engineering practice and work effecitvely in a team. Student will use industry-standard approaches such as continuous integration.

Outcomes

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

  1. Design and implement a large software project
  2. Use good software engineering practices in a project
  3. Demonstrate teamwork and leadership.
Assessment
  • Main Assessments: Continuous assessment (100%)
  • Reassessment: Normally students who fail can be reassessed only by repeating. Nevertheless, students with marginal failures may be permitted to do additional work instead of being required to repeat the module. Marginal failures will be determined by the Exam Board.