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Introduction to Algorithms - COMP3120
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Campus: Kensington Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 3
EFTSL: 0.06250 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 2.5
Enrolment Requirements:
Prerequisite: COMP2011 or COMP2711 or COMP2911.
Equivalent: COMP3121, COMP3821, COMP9101, COMP9801
Fee Band: 2 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


Design and algorithms using divide-and-conquer, greedy, inductive, parallel and systolic strategies. Models of computations. Correctness and complexity analysis. Time and space analysis: worst- and average- and amortised case algorithms. Algorithms: sorting and searching, trees, graphs and matrices.

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