Courses & Units

Programming KIT107

Hobart, Launceston

Introduction

This unit extends the students' knowledge and experience of programming. It introduces dynamic data structures, foundational collection abstract data types, and scientific and engineering computational algorithms and techniques. Programming is undertaken in C and topics include: references and pointers, memory management, self-referential data structures, abstract data types, and an introduction to algorithm complexity.

Summary

Unit name Programming
Unit code KIT107
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology
School of Engineering & ICT
Discipline Computing and Information Systems
Teaching staff

TBA

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015
Semester 2 13/7/2015 10/8/2015 31/8/2015 16/10/2015

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2015: $1,096.00 2015: $2,065.00 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

  • KXT102 (M.Excl.)
  • TCE Computer Science (ITC315108) or KXT101 or KIT101 or KIT103 or JEE101 or 1 of: KMA152, KMA154, KMA153, KMA155. Note: students entering with only a KMA pre-requisite are strongly advised to contact the lecturer for some preparation material.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3hrs lectures, 1hr laboratory class per week

Assessment

60% exam, 40% in-semester (3 assignments worth 5%, 15%, 20%)

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Textbooks

RequiredNone

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