Full Title:Project
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:PROJ C7002
 
Credits: 10
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2014/15 ( September 2014 )
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Module Description:Students completing this module will be able to design, develop and test a project in a topic relevant to their course. The project will be an individual project and will allow students to develop skills in analysis, design, deployment, testing and management.
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Interpret and explain a project proposal appropriate to the topic being investigated
  2. Design a suitable solution for proposed project and create a project plan, with sufficient contingency, for the successful completion of the project.
  3. Develop and present a prototype consistent with the project specification and justify the development choices.
  4. Evaluate and apply appropriate methodologies for the achievement of the project objectives within the design parameters.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
System Administration Project
A typical System Administration Project will involve the research, design, implementation and testing of suitable services for a given scenario. The implementation may use virtual software such as Virtual Box. Students will outline and demonstrate to some degree the difficulties, challenges and benefits that a company might experience in implementing such services in a network.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Project The main focus of the project is to design, implement and test a solution to a proposal in one of the following domains: System Administration or Networking. Detailed guidelines, including marking schemes, will be provided to students at the beginning of the semester and all activities will be supported in Moodle. Students will develop the project in a collaborative role-based manner bringing together knowledge sources from diverse modules within his/her course. The project will incorporate a number of deliverables throughout the module. These will include: Design, Prototype and Presentation. The presentation and prototype will be submitted at the end of the semester. 1,2,3,4 100.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

Part Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Project The main focus of the project is to design, implement and test a solution to a proposal in one of the following domains: System Administration or Networking. Detailed guidelines, including marking schemes, will be provided to students at the beginning of the semester and all activities will be supported in Moodle. Students will develop the project in a collaborative role-based manner bringing together knowledge sources from diverse modules within his/her course. The project will incorporate a number of deliverables throughout the module. These will include: Design, Prototype and Presentation. The presentation and prototype will be submitted at the end of the semester. 1,2,3,4 100.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination
Reassessment Requirement
No repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will be offered solely on the basis of coursework and a repeat examination will not be offered.

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer Supervised Learning The main focus of the project is to analyse, design, develop and test a solution to a systems proposal. Students will develop the project in a collaborative role-based manner bringing together knowledge sources from diverse modules within his/her course. The project will incorporate a number of deliverables throughout the module. These will include: Design Documentation (40%), Prototype (40%) and Presentation (20%). The presentation and prototype will be submitted at the end of the semester and 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study No Description 5.00 Every Week 5.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer Supervised Learning The main focus of the project is to analyse, design, develop and test a solution to a systems proposal. Students will develop the project in a collaborative role-based manner bringing together knowledge sources from diverse modules within his/her course. The project will incorporate a number of deliverables throughout the module. These will include: Design Documentation (40%), Prototype (40%) and Presentation (20%). The presentation and prototype will be submitted at the end of the semester and 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study No Description 5.00 Every Week 5.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Resources
This module does not have any book resources
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_KCOMP_7 Bachelor of Science in Computing 5 Group Elective 3
DK_KCOMP_7 Bachelor of Science in Computing 5 Group Elective 2