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Module

CSC8106 : System Evaluation

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Nigel Thomas
  • Owning School: Computing
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 5.0

Aims

The aim of this module is to teach students generic principles for design and evaluation of computer and communication systems, including large scale enterprise systems and other Internet-based systems. The course aims at providing rigorous approaches, including those based on quantitative measurable techniques. Students that have taken this module will learn about a set of techniques and tools that makes them better equipped to design large systems, assess problems in existing systems and dimension or configure existing systems.

Outline Of Syllabus

Design and Evaluation Processes
Model-based approaches
Quantitative approaches throughout system design, deployment and lifecycle
Metrics, metrology and computer system measurement approaches
Model-based approaches for planning and dimensioning of large scale systems

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

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Timetable