Communication Skills and Professional Issues

School of Computer Science

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences


Code 18519

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 10

Semester 1

Module description

This module introduces students to ethical, social, legal and professional issues in computing in combination with report writing skills. Student participation is an important component of the module, both in researching and presenting material. Some lectures are given by external speakers with appropriate professional experience.

Teaching and learning methods

Formal lecture-format presentations by module staff and visiting lecturers, group work.