Computer Science and IT
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
This unit aims to provide learners with an understanding of different computer-based research methods. Learners will plan their own research using associated techniques. Learners will also carry out a research project based on an area of interest within the computing technologies field, for example future/emerging technologies, cloud-based technologies.
Introduction to the module
What is Computer Based Research Methods
Components of research
Preparing for a computer-based research project
Carrying out an independent computer-based research project
1. Understand the use of computer-based research methods
2. Understand the components of research
3. Be able to prepare for a computer-based research project
4. Be able to carry out an independent computer-based research project
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To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.