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CP2016 - Data Management and Handling

Credit points: 3
Year: 2011
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Business

This subject is a detailed examination of the issues involved in data structures and algorithms, efficient and effective data management and handling, algorithm design and analysis, implementation, indexing and retrieval. Topics covered include: preliminary data structures, efficient and effective data management, algorithm design and analysis, trees, graphs, searching, sorting, multi-dimensional modelling and indexing, and real world applications.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the importance of data structure and preliminary data structures;
  • Understand reasoning about efficiency of algorithm;
  • Understand various advanced data structures and algorithms;
  • Understand implementations of various data structures and algorithms;
  • Understand spatial tessellation, text management and indexing.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments, and to reason and deploy evidence clearly and logically;
  • The ability to deploy critically evaluated information to practical ends;
  • The ability to work individually and independently;
  • The ability to select and use appropriate tools and technologies.
Prerequisites: CP1300 AND CP1500
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CP2001

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 24-Mar-2011
Coord/Lect: 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 (60%); other exams (10%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 24-Mar-2011
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Hossein Ghodosi
Lecturer: Professor Ickjai Lee.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours practicals - only the first hour of each practical is supervised
Assessment: end of semester exam (60%); other exams (10%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 21-Jul-2011
Coordinator: 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 (60%); other exams (10%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%).

Beijing UT, Internal, Study Period 69
Census Date 15-Dec-2011
Coordinator: 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 (60%); other exams (10%); quizzes or tests (10%); assignments (20%).

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