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FIT1015 - Computer science

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2007 (Day)


This unit introduces students to core problem-solving, analytical skills, and methodologies useful for developing flexible, robust, and maintainable software. In doing this it covers a range of conceptual levels, from high level algorithms and data-structures, down to abstract machine models and simple assembly language programming. Topics include data structures; algorithms; object-oriented design and programming; introductory topics from software engineering; computer systems; and abstract machines.


Examination (3 hours) 60%; Compulsory assessed laboratory classes: 20%; Mid-semester tests: 20%

Contact hours

7 hours per week




CSE1303, CSC1030, FIT1007, FIT1008