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COMP SCI 7210OL - Foundations of Computer Science - Python A

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Online Teaching Period 2
Campus: Online
Contact: Up to 4 hours per week
Restriction: Grad Cert in Data Sci (Applied) (OL), Grad Dip in Data Sci (Applied) (OL), Master of Data Sci (Applied) (OL) OR Grad Cert in Cyber Security (OL), Grad Dip in Cyber Security (OL) OR Master of Cyber Security (OL)Only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Assignments and/or exam

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 build fundamental software development skills including the use of the Python programming language and tools, debugging, testing and fundamentals of good programming practice, style and design.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Online Teaching Period 2 Fri 17/02/2023 Fri 17/03/2023 Tue 11/04/2023 Mon 24/04/2023

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Class Meeting
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
62004 01OL 300 293 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.