Courses & Units

Programming Paradigms (Elite) KIT320

Note:

This unit is offered subject to meeting minimal enrolments.

Introduction

A particular programming paradigm not only dictates a programming language's syntax but also strongly influences how one solves problems using that language. This unit examines programming paradigms from low-level assembler through to the advanced functional language Haskell. Specific topics covered will be selected in consultation with participants, but may include: type systems; parametric polymorphism, subtyping and dynamic typing data abstraction; control flow abstraction; objects, encapsulation and closures; and functional programming.

Summary

Unit name Programming Paradigms (Elite)
Unit code KIT320
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Engineering & ICT
Discipline Computing and Information Systems
Coordinator

James Montgomery

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 029999

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

  • DN/HD in KIT205 or KIT206 or KIT305 or KIT307

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

KIT420

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2-hr lecture, 1-hr tutorial weekly plus further study time to complete the tutorial activities.

Assessment

60% exam, 40% in-semester (3 assignments worth 15%, 15%, 10%)

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Textbooks

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