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Introduction to Computer Science - ZEIT1101
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Campus: University College Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5
Fee Band: 2 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


This course introduces students to computer science and computer programming, assuming no prior knowledge. Students will know about computers and what you can do with them, will understand how programming fits within computer systems development, and will be able to develop algorithms and express them in programs. Topics include computer architecture and systems, data representation, systems development life cycles, problem solving, algorithm development, introduction to programming in Java. Laboratory sessions will help students to develop practical skills with computer applications, problem solving, and programming.

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