Short Title:Software Project 4
Full Title:Software Project 4
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:SWPR H3002
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Electronics and automation
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN ANDREW DONNELLAN
Module Author:MICHAEL GILL
Module Description:Software Project 4 is a continuation of Software Project 3. Again it is, to a certain degree, a self-directed module for the student. Each student will be assigned to a supervisor who guides the student, monitors progress and suggests solutions in the event of difficulties.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Perform software/embedded system design and development
LO2 Develop, test and troubleshoot a software system.
LO3 Show interpersonal and formal communication skills to facilitate integration into working teams in a real environment
LO4 Keep the lab tidy, work safely, respect the work place and its rules
LO5 Write a report, present a description and findings of the project and answer technical questions.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Written Report Final structured report. ( about 30 pages.) 1,5 30.00 n/a
Assignment Project support ( report writing etc. ) 1,3,5 10.00 n/a
Practical/Skills Evaluation General Lab work 2,3,4 20.00 n/a
Performance Evaluation Demonstration of final system. 2 20.00 n/a
Presentation 10 Min presentation ( eg. Power Point ) and a short Q and A. 1,3,5 20.00 n/a
No End of Module Formal Examination

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
Laboratories Project work 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning No Description 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
Laboratories No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning No Description 5.00 Every Week 5.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Leo Finkelstein, Jr 2005, Pocket book of technical writing for engineers and scientists, McGraw-Hill Higher Education Boston [ISBN: 0-072976837]
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
TA_EAENS_B Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Engineering Software 6 Mandatory
TA_EAENS_D Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Software 6 Mandatory