Units WEB1P and WEB2P
Note: Information in italics is particularly subject to change.
Dr Jim Briggs
email: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 023 9284 6438; office: Buckingham Building, BK1.07
|Staff involved in delivering the unit||
On successful completion of this unit, students should be able, at threshold level, to:
Teaching normally consists of 10 x 2-hour lecture sessions plus a 1-hour practical for each group of students.
In week 14 (w/b 29th October 2007), the lecture will take place at 1200 on Tuesday 30th October in BK3.04. The practical will take place at 1500 on Tuesday 30th October in LG0.14a.
Students must attend the lectures and the practical.
Each course session will consist of a lecture followed by a practical undertaken in a lab.
Students are expected to read extensively and practice their programming skills in their own time.
Students should not attempt this course unless they meet the programming prerequisite.
A reading list is available.
|Assessments and their weighting||
At end of semester. Official examination timetable available from the Admin Office.
2 hours duration. Closed book. The exam consists of 6 or more questions. You must answer 4 questions.
Pass mark 40%.
Note that the exact content of the course varies from year to year.
Supervised work session (40%)
A one-day programming exercise working in groups. Date Friday 11th January 2008; starting at 0930 and concluding at 1630 with an hour's allowance for lunch. Groups may self-select prior to the day. The exercise will include both a group and an individual element. Follow this link for more information.
The submission date for the individual element will be Friday 18th January 2008.
Pass mark 40%.
To pass the unit overall, each student must get an overall mark of 40% AND at least 30% in each assessment component.
|Submission dates||As above.|
|Feedback arrangements (staff to students)||No formal arrangements. Students can discuss issues that arise at any time with the staff responsible for delivering the unit.|
|Feedback arrangements (students to staff)||
Students will be invited to complete a course evaluation questionnaire at the end of the course.
Exam: Standard exam scheme.
Supervised Work Session: Problem-specific. Given on SWS specification
|The web programming units include some material that was formerly part of the WPRMP, WECPP, WPSSM and WEMAM units.|