Personal and Group Skills

Module code: CO7210

Module co-ordinator: Professor Alexander Kurz

This compulsory module is offered in both semesters and will provide you with skills that are valued by all IT employers. Seminars given by researchers from universities or companies will be followed by group discussions moderated by a member of staff. Each group will prepare a joint essay based on the seminar and the discussions. You will also attend workshops organised by the Student Learning Centre on topics such as project planning, writing and presentation skills, as well as careers in general.


  • 10 one-hour lectures
  • 8 one-hour seminars
  • 4 hours of project supervision


  • Coursework (100%)