- Code COMP1130
- 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, Software Engineering, Software Development, Computer Systems
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Ranald Clouston
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2023
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In 2023, this course is on campus with remote adjustments only for participants with unavoidable travel restrictions/visa delays.
This course is a variation on Programming for Problem Solving (COMP1100). It covers the same topics in more depth, allowing students to deepen their understanding and experience. They will understand the foundations of program semantics, program proof, and implementation of the programming language features that they have learned in the course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- (in addition to the learning outcomes of COMP1100)
- Understand and discuss the fundamental mathematical concepts underlying functional programming
- Use formal proof and structural induction to reason about the correctness of functional programs.
- Understand and discuss the significance of different evaluation strategies, including laziness, for the computational behaviour of functional programs.
- Assignments (30) [LO null]
- Lab Assessment (5) [LO null]
- Mid-Term Exam (10) [LO null]
- Final Exam (55) [LO null]
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WorkloadForty hours of lectures, twelve two-hour tutorial/laboratory sessions. At least the same amount of time will be required to work through the material, and prepare assignments and for labs.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeStudents are assumed to have achieved a level of knowledge of mathematics comparable to at least ACT Specialist Mathematics Major/Minor or NSW Mathematics Extension 1 or equivalent. No programming, Computer Science or IT experience or skills are required
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