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COMP SCI 7202UACM - Foundations of Computer Science

Career: Non-Award
Units: 6
Term: Semester 1
Campus: UofA College Melbourne
Restriction: Available only to University of Adelaide College Melbourne Campus students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange:
Available for Non-Award Study: No
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.

Course Fees

Tuition fees for students undertaking this course are charged by University of Adelaide College.


Course Outline

A Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here


Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20708 LE01 24 23 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 1:30pm - 3:30pm  
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 10:30am - 12:30pm  
25 Apr - 30 May Monday 1:30pm - 3:30pm  
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 10:30am - 12:30pm  
Automatic Enrolment Class: Tuition
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20709 TT01 24 23 2 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 10:30am - 11:30am  
27 Apr - 1 Jun Wednesday 10:30am - 11:30am  
Automatic Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20710 WR01 24 23 4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 10:30am - 12:30pm  
29 Apr - 3 Jun Friday 10:30am - 12:30pm