Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2020)

This paper introduces computer programming in C# - the exciting challenge of creating software and designing artificial worlds within the computer. It also covers concepts such as the internals of the home computer, the history and future of computers, cyber security, computer gaming, databases, mobile computing and current research and challenges in computer science. No prior programming knowledge is assumed.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: COMPX101-20A (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 20A (NET) 100:0, 20B (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 20G (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 20X (ZUC) 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP103

Note: The practical programme must be completed to the satisfaction of the Convenor.

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton
20A (NET)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Online
20B (HAM)B Semester : 13 Jul 2020 - 8 Nov 2020 Hamilton
20G (HAM)G Semester : 9 Nov 2020 - 20 Dec 2020 Hamilton
20X (ZUC)X Semester : 31 Aug 2020 - 17 Jan 2021 Zhejiang University City College, Hangzhou China

Timetabled Lectures for Introduction to Programming (COMPX101)

DayStartEndRoomDates
COMPX101-20A (HAM)
Mon9:00 AM10:00 AMPWCMar 2 - Jun 7
Tue3:00 PM4:00 PMELT.G.01Mar 2 - Jun 7
Thu9:00 AM10:00 AML.G.01Mar 2 - Jun 7
COMPX101-20B (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PML.G.04Jul 13 - Oct 18
Thu4:00 PM5:00 PML.G.04Jul 13 - Oct 18
Fri11:00 AM12:00 PML.G.05Jul 13 - Oct 18

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for COMPX101 for more details


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2020 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for COMPX101. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Applied Computing | Communication Design | Computer Science | Data Analytics | Digital Learning | Computer Graphic Design | Geographic Information Systems | Interface Design | Media Design | Software Engineering

Other available years: Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2019) , Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 16 October 2019 10:03am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 July 2019 3:04pm

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