This a 100% online course. All learning activities, including lectures, group work, individual work, assignments, feedback and exam will take place in online learning environments (learnIT and Adobe Connect Pro). Introduction to the online environment will take place in the beginning of the course. Course manager and teaching assistants will put extra emphasis into the facilitation of the learning activities compared to traditional classes. Participants are required to take active participation in the learning activities. There will be a number of mandatory assignments throughout the semester.
You will get access to LearnIT and Adobe Connect shortly before course start. You will receive a welcoming letter approximately one week prior to course start.
The first (and only live) lecture will take place in Adobe Connect 1 February from 6PM to 8PM.
The learning activities on the course will consist of weekly:
-Prerecorded lectures (several video clips)
-Revision and analysis of coding examples
-Synchronous chat with course responsibles
-Student group work required to solve home assignments in group
You will be able to access learnIT around the clock, 24x7.
Please have access to a digital photo of yourself.
It is expected that one will use approximately 12,5 hours a week on this course, all included.
External examiner, 7-point marking scale, C1: Written work without oral exam.
In order to be eligible for the exam students must submit and pass 11 of 13 assignments.
The written work consists of a number of written assignments. The exam takes place on a scheduled time slot on the exam day. That is from 16.00-20.00. Students are strongly recommended to sign into LearnIT at the latest 15 minutes before the start of the exam (that is 15:45) in order to check their internet connection and their technical equipment.
You are responsible for the wellfunctioning of the connection. Oral random verifications will take place after the exam."