Short Title:Computer Programming
Full Title:Computer Programming
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:EMSY H3001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Electronics and automation
Module Delivered in 5 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JAMES WRIGHT
Module Author:MICHAEL GILL
Module Description:The aim of this subject is to give the student the necessary skills and knowledge to allow the student to design, implement and test programs written in the C language.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Construct programs in the C language.
LO2 Use the main constructs of the C language
LO3 Use subroutines and user defined functions in programs.
LO4 Use file input/output in a program.
LO5 Define a problem, analyse , design, implement and evaluate a solution as part of a project, while considering all ethical implications.
LO6 Communicate effectively as part of a team, as well as formally presenting their findings verbally and in written documents.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Practical Assessment 1,2,3,4 30.00 Every Week
Project Project Report, presentation and demonstration 5,6 15.00 Week 12
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 55.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer/Lab Lab based instruction 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Time Outside of class 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer/Lab Lab based instruction 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Time Outside of class 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Kernighan & Ritchie 1988, C Programming Language, 2nd Ed., Prentice Hall [ISBN: 978-0131103627]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Mike McGrath, 2012, C Programming in Easy Steps, 4th Ed., In Easy Steps Ltd USA [ISBN: 978-1840785449]
  • Perry & Miller 2013, C Programming Absolute Beginner's Guide, 3rd Ed., Que Publishing [ISBN: 978-0789751980]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
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TA_EAENS_B Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Engineering Software 5 Mandatory
TA_EAELE_D Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering 5 Mandatory
TA_EELEC_D Bachelor of Engineering In Electronic Engineering - Add On Year 1 Mandatory
TA_EAENS_D Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Software 5 Mandatory