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ENS1161 Computer Fundamentals
Credit Points: 15
This unit presents fundamental topics in discrete mathematics that are essential to computing studies including logic, Boolean algebra and logic circuits, set theory, counting techniques, computer arithmetic, graph theory and matrix algebra with applications to computing. It also provides an introduction to the representation of numbers in a computer, and assembly language programming for a microprocessor.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
U65Bachelor of Computer Science
U67Bachelor of Information Technology
B40Bachelor of Science (Communication and Information Technology)
B38Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
V31Bachelor of Science (Internet Computing)
U77Bachelor of Science (Security Management)
B39Bachelor of Science (Software Engineering)
B52Bachelor of Science(Communication&Information Technology)/Bachelor of Science(Library Technology)
SMCOMPComputer Science 10 Unit Supporting Major
SMCCOMComputer Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
MICOMPComputer Science Minor
MICITInformation Technology Minor
SMNETCInternet Computing 10 Unit Supporting Major
MINETCInternet Computing Minor
SMSOFTSoftware Engineering 10 Unit Supporting Major
STSOFTSoftware Engineering Major
MASOFTSoftware Engineering Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 18/11/2004