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CS1534: WEB DEVELOPMENT (2023-2024)

Last modified: 05 Oct 2023 08:46


Course Overview

Students will learn to develop modern web applications using a variety of languages and frameworks as part of their degree, and prepare them for whatever they do after graduation. A key focus will be on the integration of HTML with CSS and Javascript with other backing frameworks to develop dynamic applications. The course is open to all undergraduates, and is accessible to those with no previous experience. 

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Raja Akram

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

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

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

Firstly, the course provides an introduction to HTML, CSS, and Javascript. These technologies are the core basis of webpages and the “front-end” of web applications. 

Secondly, the course will give you an introduction to building and deploying web applications using current web technologies and frameworks.  


Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Lectures during University weeks 26 - 35, 39
  • 1 Practical during University weeks 27 - 35, 39

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Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Computer Programming Exercise

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 30
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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualApplyKnowledge and understanding of basic programming concepts and their application: scope, functions, recursion, modular programming, importing and invoking code from within other code.
ConceptualUnderstandThe understanding of software libraries and their application in order to classify them for usage.
ProceduralAnalyseAn understanding of, and ability to apply, techniques to support correct code in a web application.
ProceduralApplyAn ability to write and run web applications.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to analyse simple problems and design a program solution.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to apply programming concepts for solving problems in order to create a new program.
ProceduralUnderstandAn ability to judge how web applications should be structured.

Computer Programming Exercise

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 30
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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualApplyKnowledge and understanding of basic programming concepts and their application: scope, functions, recursion, modular programming, importing and invoking code from within other code.
ConceptualUnderstandThe understanding of software libraries and their application in order to classify them for usage.
ProceduralAnalyseAn understanding of, and ability to apply, techniques to support correct code in a web application.
ProceduralApplyAn ability to write and run web applications.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to analyse simple problems and design a program solution.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to apply programming concepts for solving problems in order to create a new program.
ProceduralUnderstandAn ability to judge how web applications should be structured.

Class Test - Multiple Choice Questions

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 20
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Automatic marking via myAberdeen.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualUnderstandThe understanding of software libraries and their application in order to classify them for usage.
ProceduralAnalyseAn understanding of, and ability to apply, techniques to support correct code in a web application.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to apply programming concepts for solving problems in order to create a new program.
ProceduralUnderstandAn ability to judge how web applications should be structured.

Class Test - Multiple Choice Questions

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 20
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Automatic marking via myAberdeen.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualUnderstandThe understanding of software libraries and their application in order to classify them for usage.
ProceduralAnalyseAn understanding of, and ability to apply, techniques to support correct code in a web application.
ProceduralApplyAn ability to write and run web applications.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to apply programming concepts for solving problems in order to create a new program.
ProceduralUnderstandAn ability to judge how web applications should be structured.

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
ProceduralCreateThe ability to apply programming concepts for solving problems in order to create a new program.
ProceduralCreateThe ability to analyse simple problems and design a program solution.
ConceptualApplyKnowledge and understanding of basic programming concepts and their application: scope, functions, recursion, modular programming, importing and invoking code from within other code.
ProceduralUnderstandAn ability to judge how web applications should be structured.
ProceduralAnalyseAn understanding of, and ability to apply, techniques to support correct code in a web application.
ProceduralApplyAn ability to write and run web applications.
ConceptualUnderstandThe understanding of software libraries and their application in order to classify them for usage.

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