Computing – Introduction to Web and Database Development (HE Unit)
What is this course about?
The course covers the development of a web site that connects to a database along with associated technologies that allow a database interactivity by the end user.
This course offers a hands-on approach to designing and developing using the latest features.
How is it taught
Each 3 hour lesson consists of a lecture, tutorial and practical. You are encouraged to ask questions and to work in small groups on some of your tutorials as this helps provide a range of learning opportunities. Tutor support is also provided outside of the teaching time via an online learning environment.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment consists of a coursework portfolio (a phased series of practical tasks).
What else do I need to know?
Due to the level of this course all students will need to speak to a member of the HE Computing team before being accepted on to the course. Financial support, including HE Loans may be available towards the cost of this course and other expenses depending upon your personal circumstances. For more information please see http://www.stokecollege.ac.uk/hefinance.
What could I do next?
You may choose to complete further courses from the HNC or HND in Computing Science.