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dc.contributor.authorChoong, S. Y.
dc.date.accessioned2020-05-03T21:23:54Z
dc.date.available2020-05-03T21:23:54Z
dc.date.issued1993
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10182/11804
dc.description.abstractA room scheduling system has been implemented to assist the timetabler with the allocation of rooms to subjects offered by the University. The timetable schedules are prepared for the undergraduate degrees and diplomas. In addition, tutorial classes are also scheduled for those subjects requested by lecturers. During the allocation process, various considerations such as room capacity, lecturer requirements and other factors have to be taken into account. One of the issues confronted when implementing the system deals with the user interface design. For an efficient system to be built, there are many issues and consideration to be made. Some of these factors are usability, functionality and visual communication of information to the user. The different types of user interface design for systems are presented. The implementation of the system was written using Microsoft Visual Basic 3.0 (Prof. Ed.) and incorporates Microsoft Access 1.0 for the database management of the data. The system offers an efficient way of allocating rooms for all the subjects while checking various requirements.en
dc.format.extentiv, 77 pages
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherLincoln University
dc.rights.urihttps://researcharchive.lincoln.ac.nz/page/rights
dc.subjecttimetabling softwareen
dc.subjectcomputer interface designen
dc.subjectMicrosoft Accessen
dc.subjectuniversity timetablingen
dc.subjectdatabase managementen
dc.titleA room scheduling system for the courses offered by the university : a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Commerce with Honours Lincoln Universityen
dc.typeDissertationen
thesis.degree.grantorLincoln Universityen
thesis.degree.levelOtheren
thesis.degree.nameBachelor of Commerce (Honours)en
lu.thesis.supervisorMcKinnon, A. E.
lu.contributor.unitDepartment of Financial and Business Systems
dc.rights.accessRightsDigital thesis can be viewed by current staff and students of Lincoln University only. If you are the author of this item, please contact us if you wish to discuss making the full text publicly available.en
dc.subject.anzsrc08 Information and Computing Sciencesen
dc.subject.anzsrc0803 Computer Softwareen
dc.subject.anzsrc130103 Higher Educationen


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