Introduction to Computer Science - COMPX101 (2019)

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.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: COMPX101-19A (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 19A (NET) 100:0, 19B (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 19C (ZUC) 100:0
Restriction(s): ENGEN103, and, COMP103

Note: This paper is prerequisite for a major in Computer Science. The practical programme must be completed to the satisfaction of the Convenor.

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
19A (HAM)A Semester : 25 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019 Hamilton
19A (NET)A Semester : 25 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019 Online
19B (HAM)B Semester : 8 Jul 2019 - 3 Nov 2019 Hamilton
19C (ZUC)C Semester : 2 Sep 2019 - 12 Jan 2020 Zhejiang University City College, Hangzhou China

Timetabled Lectures for Introduction to Computer Science (COMPX101)

DayStartEndRoomDates
COMPX101-19A (HAM)
Mon9:00 AM10:00 AMTBAFeb 25 - Jun 2
Tue3:00 PM4:00 PMTBAFeb 25 - Jun 2
Thu9:00 AM10:00 AMTBAFeb 25 - Jun 2
COMPX101-19B (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMTBAJul 8 - Oct 13
Thu4:00 PM5:00 PMTBAJul 8 - Oct 13
Fri11:00 AM12:00 PMTBAJul 8 - Oct 13

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 for Introduction to Computer Science (COMPX101)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
19A (HAM) $883 $0 $3713
19A (NET) $883 $0 $3713
19B (HAM) $883 $0 $3713
19C (ZUC) $883 $0 $3713
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2018 paper outlines are available for COMPX101. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2019 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 Computer Science - COMPX101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 15 November 2018 2:19pm
Indicative fees current as of : 14 November 2018 10:11am

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