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Module Title LI Functional Programming
SchoolComputer Science
Department Computer Science
Module Code 06 25344
Module Lead
Level Intermediate Level
Credits 10
Semester Semester 1
Pre-requisites LC Elements of Functional Computing - (06 28344)
Restrictions Pre-requisite module: Elements of Functional Computing
Description This module will develop practical programming skills in a modern functional programming language. It will strengthen the algorithmic and design skills of the students, within the functional framework, and will introduce them to some advanced programming language features.
Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • demonstrate practical understanding of a wide range of recursive types
  • demonstrate practical understanding of infinite data structures
  • demonstrate practical understanding of lazy programming
  • understand, manage and use effects
  • understand and use higher-order functions
  • demonstrate awareness of type system and modules
Assessment 25344-02 : Continuous Assessment : Coursework (50%)
25344-05 : Exam : Exam (Centrally Timetabled) - Written Unseen (50%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Assessments: 50% Continuous Assessment and 50% Examination (CT) (The continuous assessment and exam will be internal hurdles, students must pass both in order to pass the module)..

Reassessment: Examination 100%
Other None
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