|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Seminars / Tutorials||Seminar. 22 x 2hr|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||A1 Participation and contribution.||15%|
|Semester Assessment||A3 Course Work: A survey paper of approximately 9000 words.||60%|
|Semester Assessment||A2 Conference type of poster representing approximately 20 hours work.||25%|
|Supplementary Exam||Resit failed examination and/or resubmission of failed/non-submitted coursework components or ones of equivalent value||100%|
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
identify and use the main research resources that are available to software engineers
constructively participate in advanced technical debate in the field.
have a general overview of the field of Software Engineering and be aware of focused areas of research interest within it.
present current research at an appropriate level of detail to a technical audience.
produce a survey paper on some current area of Software Engineering research.
This module focuses on current issues in the field of Software Engineering. The module will involve students in an examination of current research literature of interest to software engineers.
Students will be directed to the primary literature and will be expected to search for additional material themselves Primo search The Department produces a handbook to accompany this module Primo search
This module is at CQFW Level 7