Core Module Information
Module title: Information Systems Engineering

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: SET11106
Module leader: Kehinde Babaagba
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Computer Science


Description of module content:

Approach: Lectures will present both theory and practical examples. Tutorial exercises will support the development of modelling skills and practical, computer-based sessions will develop both modelling and development skills
Project overview, life cycles and methodologies, with emphasis on Agile Application Development Requirements elicitation, modelling and specification, including functional and non-functional requirements, and using techniques such as CRC modelling, and functionality prioritisation technique
The Unified Modelling Language (UML), such as Use Case Modelling, Activity Diagrams, Object Modelling, Class Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams, State Charts,
Test Driven Design and Development
Security by Design, and Misuse case Modelling Issues of Computer Ethics, Professionalism, and Legislation relating to Information Systems Development
Developing and assessing simple applications using system construction tools such as Visual Studio C# .Net

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to
LO1: Critically assess the concepts of development stages and methods
LO2: Elicit user requirements
LO3: Evaluate possible models, designs and specify elements of existing/proposed systems
LO4: Construct and critically evaluate a system using construction tool(s)

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Kehinde Babaagba
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Tutorial 8
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 16
Independent Learning Guided independent study 152
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 50 1,2,3 10 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 2500
Practical Skills Assessment 50 3,4 13 HOURS= 50, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
SET11106 Information Systems Engineering