Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2022)

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: COMPX101-22A (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 22A (NET) 100:0, 22B (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 22B (NWC) 100:0, 22X (ZUC) 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP103

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

NWC occurrences of this paper are exclusively for International Diploma students. Please contact the University of Waikato College for more information.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
22A (HAM)A Trimester : 7 Mar 2022 - 3 Jul 2022 Hamilton
22A (NET)A Trimester : 7 Mar 2022 - 3 Jul 2022 Online
22B (HAM)B Trimester : 18 Jul 2022 - 13 Nov 2022 Hamilton
22B (NWC)B Trimester : 18 Jul 2022 - 13 Nov 2022 Internet Waikato College
22X (ZUC)X Teaching period : 5 Sep 2022 - 15 Jan 2023 Zhejiang University City College, Hangzhou China

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2022 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2022 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2021 paper outlines are available for COMPX101. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2022 outlines.

Additional Information

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

Other available years: Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2021) , Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2020) , Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2019) , Introduction to Computer Science - COMPX101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 24 September 2021 7:01pm
Indicative fees current as of : 25 September 2021 4:30am

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