C PROGRAMMING FOR ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS (PG)
Credit points: 15
This subject introduces procedural programming to engineering students via the C programming language. Topics include the C compiler and pre-processor, functions and programming structures, pointers and arrays, structures, input/output and the UNIX interface.
SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Admission in one of the following courses: SMIT, SMITCN, SMICT, SMCSC, SMBBS, SGBBS, SGCS, SGIT, SMELE or SMTNE
Incompatible subjects CSE1CES and Students in the following courses are not permitted to enrol: SBCS, SBIT, SBCSGT, SVCSE, SZCSC, SBITP and SBBIY
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day
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Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNasser Sabar
Laboratory ClassWeek: 10 - 22
One 3.00 hours laboratory class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Two 1.00 hour 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 hour 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.
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.
|Other||Individual||No||15||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
One 3-hour exam (equivalent to 3000 words)
|Central exam||Individual||No||50||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
Three programming assignments (equivalent to 1500 words)Small programming assignments (each equivalent to approximately 500 words), due in weeks 4, 8 and 12
|Assignment||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO2, SILO4|
10 weekly quizzes (equivalent to 250 words)Online quizzes (5 questions randomly chosen from a question bank). Completion of the online quiz is a pre-lab requirement, A lab work cannot be submitted without completion of the online quiz for the week.
|Quizzes||Individual||No||5||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|