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CS2002   Computer Systems

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 30

ECTS credits : 15

Level : SCQF level 8

Semester: 2

Planned timetable: 9.00 am

This module develops skills in programming in C, systems programming, digital logic and low-level computer organisation.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass CS2001 or pass CS2101

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 4 lectures, 1 tutorial and 2 x 3-hour practical class.

Scheduled learning hours: 121

Guided independent study hours: 179

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 3-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 40%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 60%, Existing Coursework = 40%


Module teaching staff: TBC Module coordinator(s): Second Level Coordinator - Computer Science (