Foundations of Computation (Accelerated)
SCQF Level 8
Academic year(s): 2019-2020
SCOTCAT credits : 40
ECTS credits : 20
Level : SCQF Level 8
Availability restrictions: Available only to direct second year entrants.
This module is an accelerated version of CS2001. It includes necessary background material from core first-year modules, as well as the same content as CS2001.
Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take CS1002 or take CS1003 or take CS2001
Weekly contact: 5 lectures, 2 tutorials and 3 x 3-hour practical classes.
Scheduled learning hours: 160
Guided independent study hours: 240
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%