|Module Title||DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS PROJECT|
|Co-ordinator||Mr Christopher W Loftus|
|Semester||Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)|
|Other staff||Mr David J Smith, Mr Christopher W Loftus|
|Pre-Requisite||This module is for third year MEng. students only.|
|Seminars / Tutorials||12 weekly meetings with supervisor|
There are a small number of seminars, setting out the content of the project, and the terms on which it will be developed and assessed. This is followed by weekly meetings with each group.
2. Written material.
Various written material giving guidance on carrying out the project, assessment issues, and the project submission is provided by the department.
|Problem solving||Deciding on an appropriate design when developing a distributed application|
|Research skills||Students will be required to acquire further knowledge from books and on-line sources|
|Communication||Students will practice communication skills during the tutorial and assignment|
|Improving own Learning and Performance||The assessed coursework requires students to develop their understanding of issues associated with the module.|
|Team work||Assessed on other projects|
|Information Technology||The module is IT focused. Students will use computer tools to develop and run their applications|
|Application of Number||No|
|Personal Development and Career planning||No|
|Subject Specific Skills||Methodological skills, design skills, programming skills|
This module is at CQFW Level 6