CSU22041 – Information Management I

Module CodeCSU22041
Module NameInformation Management I
Link to Blackboard sessions
13/09/2021 https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/d42d6aa4977a44a193ed6689c346d5ba

Recordings
13/09/2021 https://eu-lti.bbcollab.com/recording/748451fb77a845fb8782c7525706ba19
ECTS Weighting[1]5 ECTS
Semester taughtSemester 1
Module Coordinator/s  Prof. Gaye Stephens

Module Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module, students will be able to:

LO1. Describe and use UML for information modeling
LO2. Describe and use XML techniques for data modeling and querying
LO3. Describe techniques for exposing and retrieving information on the web
semantic web/linked data approaches

Module Content

This module focuses on the methods and techniques for efficient management
(modelling, manipulation and retrieval) of data and information. It provides a
foundation for later modules in database management and advanced information
management.

Teaching and learning Methods

Lectures, laboratories, tutorials.
The laboratory and tutorials will involve group work.
The students will present their work as part of their continuous assessment.

Assessment Details

Assessment ComponentBrief DescriptionLearning Outcomes Addressed% of totalWeek setWeek Due
In person ExamA one and a half hour exam. Students will be invited to answer 2 questions from 3 provided.LO1, LO2, LO380n/an/a
Continuous
Assessment
substantial group project spanning the module. The project comprises 4 parts, two reports, one group presentation and one group demonstration.LO1, LO2202Various
Deadlines

Reassessment Details

In the supplemental examinations, assessment is by written online examination(3 Hour)
only, which contributes 100% of the overall mark.

Contact Hours and Indicative Student Workload

Contact Hours (scheduled hours per student over full module), broken down by:33 hours
Lecture22 hours
laboratory/Tutorial11 hours
Independent study (outside scheduled contact hours), broken down by:72 hours
preparation for classes and review of material
(including preparation for examination, if applicable)
28 hours
completion of assessments (including examination, if applicable)44 hours
Total Hours105 hours

Recommended Reading List

None required.

Links to relevant online resources will be provided by the lecturer as the students progress through the module and their assignments.

Module Pre-requisites

Prerequisite modules: Programming Language such as Java or C

Other/alternative non-module prerequisites: None.

Module Co-requisites

Module Website

Blackboard

https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/1af479feccb54740add666957d12fdfd