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CS3522: BUSINESS AND INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS OF IT (SHORT PLACEMENT) (2023-2024)

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Course Overview


Students registered for Honours and Joint Honours degree programmes offered by Computing Science can take up short-term placements / internships with companies (1 month). Students are required to successfully complete an internship, submit a final report and give an oral presentation.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Yaji Sripada

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 3

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

  • Computing Science (CS) (Studied)
  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The content and practical skills gained by the student will vary depending upon the nature of the placement.

  • This course is available, subject to approval from the course coordinator, for extra credit only, and may not be chosen as part of the 120 required credits for the year. 
  • Restricted to students registered for Honours and Joint-Honours degree programmes offered by Computing Science.
  • Projects associated with the client firm need to be approved by the course organiser.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

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Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 30 August 2024 for 1st half-session courses and 20 December 2024 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Report: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 85
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

Students will supply weekly email updates to the course organiser explaining their current work, what work is to be done in the next week, and any problems, which have arisen so that the organiser can suggest possible solutions, or intervene if necessary.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Oral Presentation: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 15
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Learning Outcomes
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Resubmission of failed elements (pass marks carried forward)

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
FactualRememberILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.

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