- Code COMP1140
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Computer Science
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Information Technology, Software Engineering More...
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Stephen Blackburn
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2014
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This course includes COMP1110 and extends it with 12 one-hour lecture/tutorial/laboratory sessions. It introduces students to various areas of research in computer science, especially those research areas represented in the School of Computer Science, other than those covered in COMP1130. A number of research groups in the School will be responsible for various parts of the course. Each part will consist of some introductory lectures on the data structures and algorithms most relevant to the research area and an overview lecture on the research problems, techniques, and applications of the area. These topics will include graphs, sets, probability, propositional logic and data modelling.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon completion of this course, in addition to the learning outcomes of COMP1110, the student will have the following outcomes:
- Understand how data models, data structures and algorithms are employed in various research areas in computer science.
- Have an appreciation of current issues in computer science research
- Understand the application of software development practices to contemporary computer science research.
Assignments (40%); Final exam (60%)
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Thirteen three-hour tutorial/laboratory/lecture sessions.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Alfred V. Aho and Jeffrey D. Ullman, Foundations of Computer Science, C Edition, 1995.
Areas of Interest
- Computer Science
- Information Technology
- Software Engineering
- Advanced Computing
- Information Systems
- Human Centred Computing
- Information - Intensive Computing
- Intelligent Systems
- Software Development
- Algorithms and Data
- Artifical Intelligence
- Computer Systems
- Computer Engineering
- Computational Foundations
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|6918||21 Jul 2014||01 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|