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Key module information
The Scottish Credit Accumulation and Transfer (SCOTCAT) system allows credits gained in
Scotland to be transferred between institutions. The number of credits associated with a module
gives an indication of the amount of learning effort required by the learner.
European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits are half the value of SCOTCAT credits.
SCQF level 11
The Scottish Credit and Qualifications
Framework (SCQF) provides an indication of the complexity of award qualifications and
associated learning and operates on an ascending numeric scale from Levels 1-12 with SCQF Level
10 equating to a Scottish undergraduate Honours degree.
Not automatically available to General Degree students
To be arranged.
This information is given as indicative. Timetable
may change at short notice depending on room availability.
Module coordinator(s): Director of Postgraduate Teaching - Computer Science (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This information is given as indicative. Staff
involved in a module may change at short notice depending on availability and circumstances.
This module aims to equip students with a deep knowledge of fundamental concepts and terminologies of computer communication systems (CCS). It will illustrate fundamental principles with reference to widely-used systems and technologies for CCS and enable students to use high level tools for networked systems configuration, exploration and management of CCS. Students will also be made aware of security and privacy principles and how they are used in CCS.
Relationship to other modules
UNDERGRADUATE - BEFORE TAKING THIS MODULE YOU MUST PASS CS2002 AND (PASS CS2001 OR PASS CS2101)