Module title: Honours Project (60 Credits)

SCQF level: 10:
SCQF credit value: 60.00
ECTS credit value: 30

Module code: SOC10404
Module leader: Tom Flint
School School of Computing
Subject area group: Generic - School of Computing

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

The aim of this module is to integrate and further develop the students’ problem solving, investigative, technical, critical, and communication skills through their managing and accomplishing a substantial individual piece of work. The student is expected to meet with their supervisor on a regular basis to discuss progress.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module, students will be able to:

LO1: Manage a substantial individual project, including planning, documentation and control.

LO2: Construct a focussed problem statement and conduct a suitable investigation, including literature/technology review, into the context of that problem

LO3: Demonstrate professional competence by applying appropriate theory and practice to the analysis, design, implementation and evaluation of a non-trivial set of deliverables
LO4: Demonstrate research skills and critical analysis by conducting a rigorous evaluation of the final deliverables.

LO5: Show a capacity for self-appraisal by analysing the strengths and weaknesses of the project process and outcomes with reference to the initial objectives.

LO6: Provide evidence of the foregoing in the form of a report, and any other agreed deliverables appropriate to the project

LO7: Present the work orally by means of a Poster Presentation

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