Course Code: AP5005
Course Title Introduction to Computing
Short Title  
Course Level: Level 5
Valid From: 2013
Credits: 15
Owner: School of Foundation
Assessment Method Competency
Course Aim

To introduce the different areas of computing and undertake various computer based tasks. To ‎prepare students with skills in problem solving, practical application, design, implementation, ‎testing and documentation.‎   

CILO
On Completion of this course, the learner will be able to
# Learning Outcome Description
1 Identify, remove and replace components and identify faults of a computer system.
2 Identify and compare the current software platforms, standards and trends in the industry ‎today.
3 Design a LAN network and justify the components, protocols and terms related to ‎computer networking.
4 Design, write, test and maintain simple computer programmes to a detailed use case.
5 Justify choices in hardware and software to meet requirements of the computer system for ‎small to medium sized organisation.
Requisites
No requisites
 

Course Content & Assessment

No Examinations
No Other Controlled Assessments
Uncontrolled Assessments
Assessment Type:
Practical Project
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Practical Project
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Practical Project
Assessment Type:
Project (Group)
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Project (Group)

The institute reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

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