- Code COMP6700
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Computer Science
First Semester 2014
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Information Technology
- Academic career Graduate
- Dr Christopher Johnson
A Java-based introductory programming course which includes aspects of good programming practice and software engineering.This course can be studied for credit in the following programs:
- Master of Information Technology Studies
- Graduate Studies
- and as an elective in other programs.
By the end of this course, you should be able to:
- Read and understand a Java-based software code of medium-to-high complexity.
- Write a Java application of medium complexity (consisting multiple classes).
- To use standard and third-party Java's API when writing your ownapplications.
- Understand the basic principles of creating Java applications with graphical user interface (GUI).
- Create your own GUI application of low complexity using the AWT/Swing Java packages.
- Understand fundamental concepts of computer science: structure of computational process, algorithms and complexity of computation.
- Understand the basic approches to designing software application and implementing the design using Java programming language.
Homework and Labs (10%); Two Programming Assignments (30%); Final Theory Exam (60%)
One three-hour lecture per week, one two-hour lecture per week and one two-hour practical
Requisite and IncompatibilityYou are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed COMP6710.
Java Concepts, 6th Ed, by Cay Horstmann, John Wiley, ISBN 978-0-470-50947-0
Other recommended resources will be listed on the course webpage.
A degree in the sciences or engineering would be an advantage. Students with no programming background are advised to undertake some personal study of the Java language before taking this course.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page. Tuition fees will be published by 1 October for the next year.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Band 2
- Unit value:
- 6 units
If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees. Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.
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First Semester, 2014
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date|
|2899||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014|