Core Module Information
Module title: Information Systems Engineering (Global Online)

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

Module code: SET11806
Module leader: Kehinde Babaagba
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Computer Science


Description of module content:

This module will explore and develop both the theory and practice of Information Systems Engineering. Topics will include: Information Systems development life cycles and methodologies, with emphasis on Agile Development, Data Driven Systems Development, and Dev Ops; Requirements elicitation, prioritisation, modelling and specification; The Unified Modelling Language (UML), Object Oriented Development; Test Driven Design and Development; Security by Design, and Misuse case Modelling.

The practicals will include computer-based exercises which will develop both modelling and development skills using an integrated development environment: Visual Studio C# .Net. This will be available to students via Apps Anywhere.

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, ONLINE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: ONLINE
Location of delivery: WORLDWIDE
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)
Online Lecture 12
Online Practical classes and workshops 24
Online Tutorial 15
Independent Learning Guided independent study 109
Online Guided independent study 40
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Practical 50 1,2,3 8 HOURS= 20, WORDS= 2500
Project - Practical 50 3,4 14/15 HOURS= 20, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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