Module Title:   ICT Group Project

Module Credit:   20

Module Code:   CM-0310L

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 1

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 5

Module Type:   Linked 10+10

Provider:   Computer Science

Related Department/Subject Area:   SCIM (Dept of Computer Science)

Principal Co-ordinator:   Dr M Kamala

Additional Tutor(s):   Dr P Trundle

Prerequisite(s):   EM-0124M     CY-0117L

Corequisite(s):   None

Aims:
To provide theoretical understanding and practical experience of a collaborative software development project.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Lectures together with supervised practical work and supported by tutorials in small groups. The group software project documentation will entail a collection of documents prepared/used at different stages of the software development process.

Lectures:   12.00          Directed Study:   140.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   24.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   24.00          Formal Exams:   0.00          Total:   200.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

demonstrate sound theoretical understanding and practical experience of software development projects.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

critically analyse information system requirements, develop a well-structured and tested solution, and demonstrate teamwork skills.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

demonstrate improved collaborative problem solving, teamwork and project management skills.

  Coursework   100%
 
  Group project: a fully documented software solution and demonstration of project
  Coursework   100%
 
  Supplementary Assessment: Individual project assignment of a similar nature to the group project

Outline Syllabus:
Assessment of requirements, assured quality and verification. Design and development methodology. Purpose and standards for documentation. Group project, beginning with defined problem (user requirements), through to proven working software solution.

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