Introduction to Computer Science - COMPX101 (2018)

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: 67:33 & 18A (NET) 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP103, ENGEN103

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
18A (HAM)A Semester : Feb 26 - Jun 24, 2018 Hamilton
18A (NET)A Semester : Feb 26 - Jun 24, 2018 Online
18B (HAM)B Semester : Jul 09 - Nov 04, 2018 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Introduction to Computer Science (COMPX101)

DayStartEndRoomDates
COMPX101-18A (HAM)
Mon2:00 PM3:00 PML.G.01Mar 5 - May 27
Tue3:00 PM4:00 PML.G.01Mar 5 - Jun 3
Fri12:00 PM1:00 PML.G.01Mar 5 - Jun 3
COMPX101-18B (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMS.1.05Jul 9 - Oct 14
Thu4:00 PM5:00 PMK.G.11Jul 9 - Oct 14
Fri1:00 PM2:00 PMK.G.11Jul 9 - Oct 14

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for Introduction to Computer Science (COMPX101)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
18A (HAM) $865 $0 $3536
18A (NET) $865 $0 $3536
18B (HAM) $865 $0 $3536
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

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Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science | Applied Computing | Communication Design | Data Analytics | Digital Learning | Computer Graphic Design | Interface Design | Media Design | Software Engineering | Articulation Agreements and Unistart Papers

Paper details current as of : 19 January 2018 11:30am
Indicative fees current as of : 20 January 2018 4:30am

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