COMPX101

Introduction to Programming

This paper introduces computer programming in C# - the exciting challenge of creating software and designing artificial worlds within the computer. It also covers concepts such as the internals of the home computer, the history and future of computers, cyber security, computer gaming, databases, mobile computing and current research and challenges in computer science. No prior programming knowledge is assumed.

This paper introduces computer programming in C# - the exciting challenge of creating software and designing artificial worlds within the computer. It also covers concepts such as the internals of the home computer, the history and future of computers, cyber security, computer gaming, databases, mobile computing and current research and challenges in computer science. No prior programming knowledge is assumed.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: COMPX101-22A (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 22A (NET) 100:0, 22B (HAM) 67:33 or 33:67, 22B (NWC) 100:0, 22X (ZUC) 100:0
Restriction(s): COMP103

Note: The practical programme must be completed to the satisfaction of the Convenor.

NWC occurrences of this paper are exclusively for International Diploma students. Please contact the University of Waikato College for more information.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
22A (HAM)A Trimester : 7 Mar 2022 - 3 Jul 2022 Hamilton
22A (NET)A Trimester : 7 Mar 2022 - 3 Jul 2022 Online
22B (HAM)B Trimester : 18 Jul 2022 - 13 Nov 2022 Hamilton
22B (NWC)B Trimester : 18 Jul 2022 - 13 Nov 2022 Internet Waikato College
22X (ZUC)X Teaching period : 5 Sep 2022 - 15 Jan 2023 Zhejiang University City College, Hangzhou China

Timetabled Lectures for Introduction to Programming (COMPX101)

DayStartEndRoomDates
COMPX101-22A (HAM)
Mon5:00 PM6:00 PMS.1.04Mar 7 - Jun 5
Tue3:00 PM4:00 PML.G.02Mar 7 - Jun 12
Thu9:00 AM10:00 AML.G.01Mar 7 - Jun 12
COMPX101-22B (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PML.G.01Jul 18 - Oct 23
Thu4:00 PM5:00 PML.G.04Jul 18 - Oct 23
Fri1:00 PM2:00 PML.G.05Jul 18 - Oct 23
COMPX101-22B (NWC)
Mon5:00 PM7:00 PMONLINEJul 18 - Oct 23
Wed6:00 PM8:00 PMONLINEJul 18 - Oct 23
Fri1:00 PM3:00 PMONLINEJul 18 - Oct 23

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for COMPX101 for more details


Indicative Fees for Introduction to Programming (COMPX101)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
22A (HAM) $926 $4136
22A (NET) $926 $4136
22B (HAM) $926 $4136
22B (NWC) $926 $4136
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2021 paper outlines are available for COMPX101. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2022 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Applied Computing | Applied Digital Communication | Communication Design | Computer Science | Data Analytics | Digital Learning | Embedded Systems | Geographic Information Systems | Interface Design | Media Design | Software Engineering

Other available years: Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2021) , Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2020) , Introduction to Programming - COMPX101 (2019) , Introduction to Computer Science - COMPX101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 19 October 2021 9:17am
Indicative fees current as of : 19 October 2021 4:32am

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