MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
BSc Sociology with Data Science options

Year 2, Component 04

CE205-5-AU or CE203-5-AU
CE203-5-AU
Application Programming
(15 CREDITS)

This module extends the students' knowledge and skills in object-oriented application programming by a treatment of further Java language principles and of important Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). The Java Collections API is explored in some more detail with emphasis on how to utilise these classes to best effect. A particular focus will be on the interaction with databases (e.g. via JDBC) and on writing secure applications.

CE205-5-AU
Databases and Information Retrieval
(15 CREDITS)

The aim of this module is to build on the foundations of data and information systems laid down in the first year, learn how to design and manage fully structured data repositories and explore the rather different principles and techniques involved in representing, organising and displaying unstructured information.

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