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CS 3517
DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS AND SECURITY
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr M Kollingbaum

Pre-requisite(s): CS 2007, CS 2008

Note(s): (i) Assistive technologies may be required for any student who is unable to use a standard keyboard/mouse/computer monitor. Any students wishing to discuss this further should contact the School Disability Co-ordinator. (ii) Non-graduating students would require the following background/experience: intermediate level Java programming experience; knowledge of database principles including SQL.

Four hours per week: 2 one-hour lectures, 1 two-hour practical.

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (75%); continuous assessment (25%).

Resit: 1 two-hour written examination (75%); continuous assessment mark carried forwards (25%).

Only the marks obtained on the first attempt can be used for Honours classification.