Programme/Approved Electives for 2021/22
Available as a Free Standing Elective
To enable students to understand the requirements of professional practice and to support them in the development of confidence and competence in a range of academic and professional skills for study and communication.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Describe the requirements of professional practice in Computer Science: 1Apply appropriate academic and professional skills in Computer Science: 1Communicate information tailored to different audiences in a variety of formats: 1
Lectures: 20 hours (will include occasional practical workshop components)Workshops: 10 hoursUnsupervised coursework preparation: 40 hoursSelf study: 80 hours
1: Portfolio weighted 100%
Description of Module Assessment
A portfolio submission including both report and skills components (equivalent of a 3000-4000 word report).Using academic, professional and communications skills, students will be asked to communicate presentation materials, demonstrate teamwork skills and prepare an individual report. This will be the equivalent of a 3000-4000 word report.