PROGRAMMING FOR ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS

CSE1PES

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

You will study procedural programming using the C programming language. Topics include the C Compiler and pre-processor, functions and program structures, pointers and arrays, structures, input/output and the UNIX interface. Engineers Australia stage 1 competencies covered in this subject are: 1.2, and 2.2 (see intended learning outcomes for details).

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRichard Skarbez

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects CSE1CES, CSE11SYS, CSE12SYS, CSE21CES AND students admitted in any Graduate Diploma or Masters by Coursework course

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Modern C

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorJens Gustedt

Year2018

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherFree online text, available from

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLhttp://icube-icps.unistra.fr/img_auth.php/d/db/ModernC.pdf

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

C Elements of Style

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorSteve Oualline

Year1992

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherFree online text, available at

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLhttp://www.oualline.com/books.free/style/

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

The GNU C Programming Tutorial

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMark Burgess, Ron Hale-Evans

Year2002

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherFree online text, available from

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLhttp://www.crasseux.com/books/ctut.pdf

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Construct correct solutions to programming problems using algorithms.
02. Accurately transform algorithms into C code to produce a working program to address simple problems.
03. Analyse examples of C code accurately to identify syntax and logical errors.
04. Construct C code with no memory management errors.
05. Determine the output of a given C program.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon Egerton

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
A single lab class of 3 hours duration instead of one class of 2 hours and another of one hour.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Two 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.50 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
1.5 hours of online learning material and activities (Short videos between 5 to 15 minutes, each covering a different topic) to be completed before the face-to-face lecture for the week.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Laboratory work (10 x 2-hour labs, equivalent to approximately 750 essay words) The lab work will involve developing and testing programs using the features of the programming language discussed in recent lectures. Lab work is face-to-face, in computer lab. Submission is via LMS.N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
One 2-hour end of semester examination (equivalent to 2000 words) Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.N/AN/AN/AYes50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
3 programming assignments (equivalent to 1500 words) Small programming assignments (each equivalent to approximately 500 words), due in weeks 4, 8 and 12 respectively)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRichard Skarbez

Class requirements

Laboratory ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 h laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
A single lab class of 3 hours duration instead of one class of 2 hours and another of one hour.

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Two 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.50 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
1.5 hours of online learning material and activities (Short videos between 5 to 15 minutes, each covering a different topic) to be completed before the face-to-face lecture for the week.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Laboratory work (10 x 2-hour labs, equivalent to approximately 750 essay words) The lab work will involve developing and testing programs using the features of the programming language discussed in recent lectures. Lab work is face-to-face, in computer lab. Submission is via LMS.N/AN/AN/ANo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
One 2-hour end of semester examination (equivalent to 2000 words) Hurdle requirement: To pass the subject, a pass in the examination is mandatory.N/AN/AN/AYes50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
3 programming assignments (equivalent to 1500 words) Small programming assignments (each equivalent to approximately 500 words), due in weeks 4, 8 and 12 respectively)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4