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Second Year Computer and Business Studies BSc 2006/07

The normal load is 120 CATS credits. Candidates for honours are required to take four core modules (54 CATS credits), at least 24 CATS credits selected from Option List A and at least 30 CATS credits selected from Option List B.

Core Modules 

Term

CATS
Credits

Examined/
Assessed

CS240 Software Engineering Principles 1
15
E(100)
CS247 Group Software Development Project 2
7.5
A(100)
CS252 Fundamentals of Relational Databases 1
7.5
E(70) A(30)
IB346 Information Systems 1,2,3
24
E(70) A(30)




Optional Modules - List A




IB102 Quantitative Methods and Analysis 1,2,3
24
E(70) A(30)
IB104 Mathematical Programming I
3
12
E(66) A(34)
IB108 Statistics for Business 2
12
E(30) A(70)
IB109 Foundations for Accounting and Finance
1,2,3
24
E(80) A(20)
IB209 Marketing Analysis
1,2,3
24
E(70) A(30)
IB211 Simulation
2
12
A(100)
IB219 Quantitative Methods for Multivariate Analysis
2
12
E(70) A(30)
IB220 Quantitative Methods for Resource Management
1
12
E(70) A(30)
IB2A6 Managing IT Architecture
2
15
E(80) A(20)




Optional Modules - List B




IB2A5 Web Applications Development
2
15
A(100)
CS239 Knowledge Based Systems 2
15
E(70) A(30)
CS241 Operating Systems and Computer Networks 1
15
E(80) A(20)
CS243 Data Structures and Algorithms 2
7.5
E(80) A(20)
CS244 Algorithm Design 2
7.5
E(80) A(20)
CS248 Declarative Programming
(not available 2006-2007)
NA 15
A(100)
CS250 Reliability and Fault Tolerance 2
7.5
E(100)
CS253 Topics in Database Systems 1
7.5
E(100)




Unusual Option




IB217 Starting a Business
2
6
A(100)

 

Second Year Pass Degree Modules

Candidates for pass degrees are required to take modules totalling 96 CATS credits; the four core modules (54 CATS credits) and modules totalling 42 CATS credits selected from the list of optional modules. Among the optional modules chosen there should be at least 12 CATS credits selected from List A and at least 15 CATS credits selected from List B.

Prescribed Coursework

Prescribed coursework is required for: CS247, CS252 and IB346.

Preparatory to Third Year Project

In the summer term of the second year students are required to select the project which they will pursue in the third year of their studies.

Modules from Warwick Business School

More information on modules taught by Warwick Business School can be found at http://www.wbs.ac.uk/students/undergraduate/external-students.cfm

The Year Tutor is Steve Russ.