University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

COMP SCI 7202UAC - Foundations of Computer Science

Career: Non-Award
Units: 6
Term: Semester 1
Campus: University of Adelaide College
Restriction: Available only to University of Adelaide College 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
11555 LE01 12 6 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 10am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This lecture is live-streamed and recorded. You have the option of participating during the live-streaming session, or viewing any time after publication in MyUni. Please check MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11556 WR03 8 2 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 2pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
1 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 4pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 4pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 2pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
26 Apr - 7 Jun Tuesday 4pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 4pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 3pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
11557 WR02 2 2 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 2pm - 4pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
1 Mar - 5 Apr Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
3 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 4pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 3pm - 5pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 2pm - 4pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
26 Apr - 7 Jun Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
28 Apr - 9 Jun Thursday 4pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 3pm - 5pm Ingkarni Wardli, 234, CAT Suite
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
Automatic Enrolment Class: Tuition
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20572 TT01 24 18 4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 5pm - 7pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 3 Jun Friday 5pm - 7pm MyUni, OL, Online Class