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 - May 31
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 for Introduction to Programming (COMPX101)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
20A (HAM) $900 $0 $3824
20A (NET) $900 $0 $3824
20B (HAM) $900 $0 $3824
20G (HAM) $900 $0 $3824
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 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 | Computer Graphic Design | Communication Design | Computer Science | Data Analytics | Digital Learning | 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 : 20 November 2019 2:21pm
Indicative fees current as of : 12 November 2019 11:10am

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