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Current Academic Year 2023 - 2024

Please note that this information is subject to change.

Module Title Full Stack Development
Module Code CA298
School School of Computing
Module Co-ordinatorSemester 1: Michael Scriney
Semester 2: Michael Scriney
Autumn: Michael Scriney
Module TeachersMichael Scriney
NFQ level 8 Credit Rating 5
Pre-requisite None
Co-requisite None
Compatibles None
Incompatibles None
Repeat the module

Learning Outcomes

1. Knowledge of full stack components and their interactions
2. Development of CI pipelines for full stack development
3. Use industry standard platforms and languages to deliver full stack applications
4. Development of front-end REST services
5. Analyse full stack system architectures
6. Development of server-side applications

Workload Full-time hours per semester
Type Hours Description
Lecture12Most of the course material is available online. However, an amount of lecture time is required to ensure that the students appreciate how various course elements are used together.
Laboratory24Completion of weekly lab tasks
Fieldwork36Completion of guided/structured project work.
Fieldwork53Independent Learning
Total Workload: 125

All module information is indicative and subject to change. For further information,students are advised to refer to the University's Marks and Standards and Programme Specific Regulations at: http://www.dcu.ie/registry/examinations/index.shtml

Indicative Content and Learning Activities

Assessment Breakdown
Continuous Assessment100% Examination Weight0%
Course Work Breakdown
TypeDescription% of totalAssessment Date
ProjectOngoing development of full stack application from initial design to feature-complete deployment100%n/a
Reassessment Requirement Type
Resit arrangements are explained by the following categories;
1 = A resit is available for all components of the module
2 = No resit is available for 100% continuous assessment module
3 = No resit is available for the continuous assessment component
This module is category 1
Indicative Reading List

    Other Resources

    Programme or List of Programmes
    CASEBSc in Computer Applications (Sft.Eng.)
    COMSCIBSc in Computer Science

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