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CS2512: ADVANCED WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT (2017-2018)

Last modified: 04 Jul 2017 10:11


Course Overview

This course builds on the previous course so that you can build more complex database driven web applications using a suitable framework to guide you. This also continues to round out your computing science craftsmanship skills with more emphasis on learning appropriate practices such as version source control, testing and group collaboration, so that you can build good habits, which will help your further during your degree.



Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Bruce Scharlau
  • Dr Nigel Beacham

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • One of CS1018 Web Application Development (Passed) or CS1019 Web Application Development (Passed) or CS1025 Web Application Development (Passed) or CS1514 Web Application Development (Passed) or CS1516 Web Application Development (Passed) or CS1519 Web Application Development (Passed) or MSc Information Technology (Studied)
  • Either Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied) or MSc Information Technology (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Syllabus:

  • advanced programming using a scripting language, including top-down design, reading and writing to files, inheritance and other relationships between classes, event handling, error handling, testing, data structures and algorithmic structures.
  • advanced programming for the internet, including searching, security, and plug-ins.

Further Information & Notes

(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) This course cannot be taken in a graduating curriculum with CS 2012.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • Bachelor Of Science In Business Mngmt & Information Systems
  • MA Information Systems and Management
  • MSc Information Technology

Contact Teaching Time

76 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt: 100% from in course assessments.
Resit: Candidates will be able to resubmit the in course assessment, which will be capped at CGS D3.

Formative Assessment

During lectures, the Personal Response System and/or other ways of student interaction will be used for formative assessment. Additionally, practical sessions will provide students with practice opportunities and formative assessment.

Feedback

Formative feedback for in-course assessments will be provided in written form. Additionally, formative feedback on performance will be provided informally during practical sessions.

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