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CP2011 - Advanced Programming

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Business

This subject introduces advanced programming concepts through object oriented analysis and software design using UML. Students will learn more advanced practical skills in design, building and testing computer programs through team-based software engineering projects. Topics covered include design patterns, frameworks, APIs, and client-server architecture.

Learning Outcomes

  • develop clear, concise, and sufficiently formal requirements for a new software system of significant complexity;
  • apply appropriate data structures, design principles and patterns while designing and implementing a distributed system;
  • able to use UML diagrams which model aspects of the domain and the software architecture;
  • able to develop advanced software with reusability, portability, integrity and modularity;
  • develop software that interacts with database management systems.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to select and organise information and to communicate it accurately, cogently, coherently, creatively and ethically;
  • The ability to read complex and demanding texts accurately, critically and insightfully;
  • The ability to lead, manage and contribute effectively to teams.
Prerequisites: CP1300
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2004

Availabilities

Beijing UT, Study Period 68, Internal
Census Date 28-Jun-2012
Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (35%); individual work assignment (15%).

Beijing UT, Study Period 69, Internal
Census Date 13-Dec-2012
Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (35%); individual work assignment (15%).

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coord/Lect: Dr Jason Holdsworth.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (35%); individual work assignment (15%).

JCU Singapore, Study Period 52, Internal
Census Date 09-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (35%); individual work assignment (15%).

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Coordinator: Dr Jason Holdsworth
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Hossein Ghodosi.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (35%); individual work assignment (15%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.