|Assessment length / details
On successful completion of this module students should be able to:
Create simple websites and deploy them using graphical tools.
Create simple games using graphical and programming tools.
Develop solutions to computational problems under guidance.
The module will provide an introduction to various aspects of computer science from the perspective of creating and connecting small programs with the options of web sites and simple hardware.
To engage students in the subject with the fun mini projects related to computer science.
Example possible projects:
• A simple website using GUI tools.
• Exploring graphics and data visualisation.
• A simple graphical game.
• Introduction to hardware with Arduino.
|Application of Number
|Some understanding of number will be required for accurate colour and placement
|Yes, communication will be assessed by a well presented software solution and written report.
|Improving own Learning and Performance
|Yes, students will be encouraged to solve problems independently, while providing support where needed.
|Yes, technology is core to the module.
|Personal Development and Career planning
|Problems will need to be overcome in order to develop solutions that behave and appear as intended.
|Use of online sources to overcome development problems and read around the subject.
|Subject Specific Skills
|Yes, web development, programming, computational thinking.
|No, in the module the students will work independently.
This module is at CQFW Level 3