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

The Timetable for 2019 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2019 are not yet available.


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 | Interface Design | Media Design | Software Engineering

Other available years: Introduction to Computer Science - COMPX101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 21 September 2018 4:09pm
Indicative fees current as of : 5 June 2018 4:30am

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