Code: 21184
Departament: Department of Sciences and Technology
Field of Study: Computer Engineering
Vitor Rocio
Área Científica: Computer Science; Computer Engineering.

Gracinda Carvalho

Course Description:
The objective of this curricular unit is the realization of a project, at the end of The bachelor's degree in Informatics engineering. In this project, students will apply the knowledge acquired throughout the course, performing a development work with practical applications of recognized utility.

The learning objectives of the curricular unit Projeto de Engenharia Informática is the ability for the student to develop a practical project based upon the competences acquired with the completion of the undergraduate courses of the Licenciatura em Engenharia Informática of the Universidade Aberta.

Given the unique characteristics of this curricular unit, it can be considered that its syllabus is not fixed, but dependent upon the nature of the project developed by each student, based in the syllabus of the undergraduate courses of the degree program.

Not applicable.


Workload (hours): 156
Contact Hours: 26

Continuous assessment is privileged: 2 or 3 digital written documents (e-folios) during the semester (40%) and a presence-based final exam (p-folio) in the end of the semester (60%). In due time, students can alternatively choose to perform one final presence-based exam (100%).

As stated the name, the UC Computer Engineering Project should be held in the semester in which student finishes the course of the bachelor's degree in Informatics Engineering, performing a medium-sized development work, where it will apply the knowledge acquired throughout the course. Students must have completed all UC in the 1st year and at least 90 ECTS in the scientific areas of informatics engineering and information and communication technologies before signing up for this 3rd year curriculum unit.

Language(s) of Instruction: Portuguese.

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