• Total units 24 Units
  • Specialisation code COMP-SPEC
  • Academic career Postgraduate
Computational Foundations Specialisation

The Computational Foundations specialisation is available in the two year full-time (or equivalent part-time) Master of Computing. In this degree, students will be exposed to best practice in computing and cutting edge courses of relevance to computing practitioners. Additionally, students with this specialisation will have in-depth knowledge and skills in the concepts, techniques and methods in the area of theoretical computer science and computation.

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This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

24 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
COMP6261 Information Theory 6
COMP6361 Principles of Programming Languages 6
COMP6363 Theory of Computation 6
COMP8460 Advanced Algorithms 6
COMP8670 Advanced Topics in Logic and Computation 6
MATH6114 Number Theory and Cryptography 6
MATH6203 Foundations of Mathematics 6
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