Courses Catalogue

Computer Hardware

COURSE CODE: COS 1201
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Computer Science, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Assessment and Method of Evaluation

Assessment:

Course evaluation will be based on performance on tests, projects, lab assignments, papers, presentations, and weekly performance. Tests will be in short answer, true or false, matching or multiple choice form, and will cover material from lectures, reading assignments, textbooks, labs, and projects. Unexcused absences from tests will result in a score of zero for the test. Instructors must be notified in advance if a student will not be present when a test is given.

 

Lab Assignments: Several labs will be given each week which need to be finished by the specified due date. Late lab procedures will be penalized at a rate of 20% per day.

 

There is no make up for missed projects. Any disk submitted for grading that contains a virus will receive a zero for the project. Any damaged disk submitted for grading will also receive a zero for that project. Lab projects will be graded on accuracy, professionalism, style, and completeness.

 

Course Projects: Course projects must be completed on or before the due date and time. Late course projects will be penalized at a rate of 20% per day. There is no make up for missed course projects. Any disk submitted for grading that contains a virus will receive a zero for that project. Lab projects will be graded on accuracy, professionalism, style, and completeness.

 

Final Projects: Each course will contain a final project. Details for the final project will be provided well in advance of the due date. Any disk submitted for grading that contains a virus will receive a zero for the project. Any damaged disk submitted for grading will also receive a zero for that project. Lab projects will be graded on accuracy, professionalism, style, and completeness.