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Module Summary

This module aims:

bulletTo provide a coherent framework for the design and development of computer programs;
bulletTo develop skills in the use of basic data structures provided by a programming language;
bulletTo develop skills in modular programming and program design in a programming team environment;
bulletTo foster a practical awareness of the use of algorithms for problem-solving.

We'll be looking at building on your existing programming knowledge by working on individual tasks and team-based projects. By then end of it you should be able to:

bulletUse modular programming techniques;
bulletUse basic data structures;
bulletApply various software development techniques in a practical situation from analysis of requirements through design into coding, testing, debugging, and documentation;
bulletAccomplish programming tasks as an involved member of a programming team.


The module is assessed by individual and team-based coursework assignments.