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Module Catalogue

A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.

Module Details: COMP4600

This module is used in DT021.4.

This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.

CodeCOMP4600 The unique code for this module.
NameNetwork Centric ComputingThe name of this module.
ECTS5The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.
SchoolSchool of Electronic and Communications EngineeringThe School responsible for this module.
LevelHonours Degree (NQAI level 8)The level of programmes that normally use this module.
Stage4The programme stage at which this module is normally given.
Duration13 weeksThe time that this module usually lasts.
PrerequisiteCodes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.
CorequisiteCodes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.
AuthorRay LynchThe person who wrote the module descriptor.
KeywordsNetworks, Communication Systems, Computer SystemsThe areas that this module is related to.
DescriptionThis module introduces the concepts of software components and network centric computing, and the hardware platforms and characteristics necessary to support them. Modern software systems are frequently assembled from previously existing components, and this module provides the student with the knowledge and skills to select appropriate components to implement a set of specific requirements. The module also includes a consideration of the influence of hardware features such as processing, storage and communications resources on the selection of software components.

NOTE: Code was COMP4602 but that's already in use. Module is not active yet, but it needs a unique code assigned. 05dec06 BR.
A brief description of the module.
Revision04 Jun 2007The date of last revision of this information.
LectureHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of lectures for this module.
TutorialHrsNoneThe number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.
LabHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.
DescriptorNetwork Centric Computing.pdf (uploaded 18 Apr 2007)Full details of the module.

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