University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

COMP SCI 2202 - Foundations of Computer Science

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: 4120
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 12 hours per week
Restriction: Available to approved Bachelor of Computer Science students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Incompatible: COMP SCI 1007, COMP SCI 1008, COMP SCI 1009, COMP SCI 1015, COMP SCI 1101, COMP SCI 1102, COMP SCI 1103, COMP SCI 1201, COMP SCI 1202, COMP SCI 1203, COMP SCI 2009, COMP SCI 2103, COMP SCI 2202A, COMP SCI 2202B, ENG 1002, ENG 1003
Assessment: Practical assignments, practical exams and quizzes
Syllabus:

This course will develop your coding and problem-solving skills with a focus on data and data science. You will learn algorithm design as well as fundamental programming concepts such as data, selection, iteration and functional decomposition, data abstraction and organisation. You will explore Object-Oriented programming fundamentals, including the use of classes and inheritance. You will build effective problem-solving skills, including exposure to problem solving processes and strategies, simple Searching and Sorting algorithms (linear and binary search, selection and insertion sort). You will build fundamental software development skills including the use of programming environments and tools, debugging, testing and fundamentals of good programming practice, style and design. You will also be introduced to key foundational concepts in computer security.

Course Fees

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Student Status

Domestic
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What type of place are you studying in

Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
6
0.25
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
4120 Mon 09/08/2021 Wed 18/08/2021 Fri 17/09/2021 Fri 29/10/2021


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24911 LE01 0 FULL 26 Jul - 13 Sep Monday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Jul - 15 Sep Wednesday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Oct - 25 Oct Monday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
6 Oct - 27 Oct Wednesday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: These lectures are live-streamed and recorded. You have the option of participating during the live-streaming session or any time after they are published in MyUni. Please check MyUni once enrolled for details regarding when lectures will be published.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24917 WR01 0 FULL 26 Jul - 13 Sep Monday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B16, CAT Suite
27 Jul - 14 Sep Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B16, CAT Suite
29 Jul - 16 Sep Thursday 9am - 11am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
30 Jul - 17 Sep Friday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
4 Oct - 1 Nov Monday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B16, CAT Suite
5 Oct - 2 Nov Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B16, CAT Suite
7 Oct - 4 Nov Thursday 9am - 11am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
8 Oct - 5 Nov Friday 1pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
Note: This class will be delivered face to face.
24922 WR03 0 FULL 26 Jul - 13 Sep Monday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Jul - 15 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Jul - 16 Sep Thursday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
30 Jul - 17 Sep Friday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Oct - 1 Nov Monday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
6 Oct - 3 Nov Wednesday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 4 Nov Thursday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
8 Oct - 5 Nov Friday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore / remote students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.