- Code COMP1140
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Computing
- 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
- AsPr Patrik Haslum
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2022
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In Sem 2 2022, this course is delivered on campus with adjustments for remote participation due to unavoidable COVID constraints.
This course is a variation on Structured Programming (COMP1110). It covers the same topics in more depth, allowing students to deepen their understanding and experience. Students will use, apply, and deploy structured programming techniques in a diverse range of application domains.
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 be able to:
Explain the relationship between object-oriented inheritance (code-sharing and overriding) and subtyping (the idea of a subtype being usable in a context that expects the supertype).
Use object-oriented encapsulation mechanisms such as interfaces and private members, and define and use iterators and other operations over aggregate values that take functions as arguments.
Define and use program pieces (such as functions, classes, methods) that use generic types, including for collections.
Explain how programming language implementations typically organize memory into global data, text, heap, and stack sections and how features such as recursion and memory management map to this memory model.
Discuss the benefits and limitations of garbage collection, including the notion of reachability.
Individual Assignment (5%), Group Assignment (25%), 2 Lab Tests (20%), Final Exam (50%)
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Workload35 hrs lectures + 8 x 2hrs of labs/tutorial
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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