Computer Science 2002

University of Cape Town

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Computer Science 2002

  • Host University

    University of Cape Town

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study

    Computer Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    CSC2001F (or supplement for CSC2001F), MAM1000W or equivalent.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    24
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    The goal of this course is to complete the basic education of a Computer Scientist. Mobile application development and interface design on the one hand, and an introduction to computer architecture on the other hand, are complemented by developing students' knowledge and skills in concurrent programming and multicore computers. Practical work in Java and in assembler programming are included.

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.