Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 10
This module is intended to introduce students to FORTRAN and the writing of computer codes to implement mathematical algorithms. The module includes a basic introduction to FORTRAN, and the implementation of mathematical algorithms in a well-documented FORTRAN program. Students are required to complete a project in addition to sitting the examination.
Pre-requisite(s): If not already passed you must take MT3501 or take MT3503 or take MT3504
Co-requisite(s): If not already passed you must take MT3501 or take MT3503 or take MT3504
Anti-requisite(s): In taking this module you must not be on a single or joint honours programme in the school of computer science
Weekly contact: 2.5 lectures (weeks 1 - 10).
Scheduled learning hours: 25
Guided independent study hours: 125
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 70%, Coursework: Project = 30%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 70%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 100%