Module Descriptor School of Computer Science and Statistics
|Module Name||FINAL YEAR PROJECT|
|Module Short Title||FINAL-YEAR PROJECT|
|Semester Taught||Michaelmas and Hilary Term|
|Contact Hours||1.5 hours scheduled per week in semesters 1 & 2 for lectures and project work|
|Module Personnel||Simon McGinnes|
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to:
Working individual or in a group, students carry out a project on a topic of relevance to the Information Systems discipline. Several types of project can be undertaken—investigative research, research and development, and organisational engagement. Over the course of the year, students analyse prior work, formulate an appropriate methodology for their project, conduct the project work in a reflective manner, critically analyse their findings, and draw conclusions from their analysis. The results of the project must be formally presented orally and in writing.
|Recommended Reading List|
Creswell, J. W. (2003) Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches (2nd Ed.), Sage
All of above assessment details are yet to be confirmed.
|Academic Year of Data||2014/15|