Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 30
ECTS credits : 15
Level : SCQF Level 8
This module introduces the student to the Internet and the World Wide Web from a Computer Science perspective. It consists of two complementary streams: computer networks and web-based computing. Both streams introduce key concepts, current technologies, programming abstractions and the practical aspects of developing web-based and network applications.
Co-requisite(s): You must also take CS2001 or take CS2101
Weekly contact: 4 lectures, 1 tutorial and 2 x 3-hour practical class.
Scheduled learning hours: 110
Guided independent study hours: 190
As used by St Andrews: 3-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 60%, Existing Coursework = 40%