Short Title:Project
Full Title:Project
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:PROJ H2035
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Computer Science
Module Delivered in 3 programme(s)
Module Author:Pearse McCarthy
Module Description:To provide the learner with the skills necessary to undertake a project in the area of IT Systems Management. To enable the learner to contribute successfully to a team effort and develop collaborative skills. To develop self-analysis and evaluation skills. To develop presentation skills.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Demonstrate both knowledge and application of the skills developed throughout the course to carry out a piece of work related to the field of IT Systems management which integrates knowledge across a range of modules in the programme.
LO2 Use project management and time management skills to complete the project within the time-frame
LO3 Display and develop teamwork skills
LO4 Select and use the most appropriate techniques and tools for the project

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Project Design: the production of a Project proposal specification for the proposed project, including user an evaluation of feasibility and plans for completion 1,2,3,4 20.00 Week 5
Project Implementation: the completed project work with testing results and user manual and/or other documentation as appropriate 1,2,3,4 40.00 Week 11
Project Testing & Evaluation: Plan & results. 1,2,3,4 10.00 Week 11
Project Project Management and Project Presentation 1,2,3,4 10.00 Week 12
Assignment Work as part of an agile team in evaluating project needs and workload. 2,3 20.00 Week 11
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
Independent Learning Tasks related to design, development, evaluation and completion of project 8.00 Every Week 8.00
Practical Workshop on Agile Methods & Technologies. Agile Team Activities 3.00 Every Second Week 1.50
Lecturer-Supervised Learning (Contact) Weekly progress meeting with supervisor 0.50 Every Week 0.50
Total Weekly Learner Workload 10.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Department of Computing, 2nd Year Project Guidelines, ITT Dublin
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_KACTM_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Information Technology Management 4 Mandatory
TA_KACOD_B Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computing with Data Analytics 4 Mandatory
TA_KACTM_D Bachelor of Science in Computing with Information Technology Management 4 Mandatory