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ES9H5 - Computer Programming

  • Module code: ES9H5
  • Module name: Computer Programming
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

Great emphasis is being placed on computers today. This is especially true in the field of Information Technology where computers are used to store, retrieve and manipulate information. This module trains the participants in the use of a Computer Language, enabling them to program and make use of the computing facilities available to them in the University. The emphasis will be on good design work and programming techniques, and the programming language used to illustrate these techniques will be Java.

Principal learning outcomes

On completion, participants will be capable of: Creating the documentation for a program; Designing and writing structured programs in an appropriate computer language; Editing and running their programs on PCs; Testing and developing programs to perform specific functions.

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES9H5-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



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