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GCO2851 - Programming for business applications

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology

Leader: Suryani Lim


Gippsland First semester 2007 (Day)
Gippsland First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Hong Kong First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Singapore First semester 2007 (Off-campus)


This unit provides an introduction to the principles and practice of programming for business applications. This includes an overview of spreasdsheet modelling and a detailed introduction to programming with Excel including general programming concepts, the syntax and semantics of a current business programming language, design and development of graphical user interfaces.


Assignments 30%
Examination (3 hours): 70%

Contact hours

4 hours per week


GCO1851, GCO1815 or FIT1001


BUS1060, CSE1301, GCO1810, GCO9801, IMS1906 (Computing and IT students may not take this unit.), FIT9004