Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 11
This module reinforces the basic principles and fundamental concepts of computer communication systems (CCS). It will cover, in depth, new developments and emerging topics in CCS and allow students to analyse, evaluate, critique and reproduce results from CCS research papers.
Pre-requisite(s): Postgraduate students must pass CS5022. Undergraduate students must pass CS3102 or CS5022.
Weekly contact: 2 lectures (x 11 weeks), 1 tutorial (x 6 weeks)
Scheduled learning hours: 28
Guided independent study hours: 119
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Existing Coursework = 40%