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Module Title LM Building Useable Software
SchoolComputer Science
Department Computer Science
Module Code 06 34210
Module Lead Robert Hendley
Level Masters Level
Credits 20
Semester Semester 2
Restrictions None
Description This module will introduce the concept of user-centred software design, integrating concepts from software engineering such as the software life cycle and modern methodologies for software development with the main principles of human-computer interaction (HCI).
Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • Explain and apply appropriate techniques for determining user requirements
  • Design and evaluate a computer-based system which meets such user requirements
  • Explain and apply modern methodologies for software design and development
  • Explain and interpret the software lifecycle
Assessment 34210-01 : Continuous Assessment : Coursework (100%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Main Assessments: Continuous assessment (100%)
Supplementary Assessments: Continuous assessment (100%) over the Summer period
Other Dubai version of Edgbaston module 06 34208
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