- Code COMP4045
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Computing
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering Computing & Cybernetics
- Course subject Computer Science
- Areas of interest Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Systems
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
- STEM Course
This course offers students a unique opportunity for the advanced study of a special thematic area within the discipline of computer systems and architecture. The topics will vary from year to year in response to emerging theoretical and practical issues in the discipline, as well as the research interests and expertise of academics and sessional staff. They could include (but not limited to) the following topics: micro architecture, garbage collection, memory design, and micro kernels.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a broad knowledge in the advanced topic and its role and applications in modern computing systems
- Critically evaluate the scientific literature related to the advanced topic and/or applications of the advanced topic in modern computing systems
- Plan and execute project work and/or a piece of research and scholarship in the advanced topic
Pre-requisite courses for the Advanced Topics will be listed on the SoCo website when the course topic is announced. Students who meet the pre-requisites can request a permission code following the instructions at Enrolling in CECC courses .
Students will be able to receive credit for completing this course up to 3 times provided they complete three different Advanced topics.
- Assessments and their weighting will vary depending on the nature of the topic. Specific details will be presented in the Class Summary (100) [LO null]
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Combination of Class hours and self study to total 130 hours as outline in the Class Summary.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Computing to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
All readings and texts required for this course will be posted on the course site.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- 6 units
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