|TITLE||Programming for Scientists|
|LEVEL||01 - Year 1 in Modular Undergraduate Course|
|DEPARTMENT||Computer Information Systems|
|DESCRIPTION||The basic functional units of a computer. The Central Processing Unit architecture. Number systems. Algorithms and Programs.
The DOS operating system.
Pascal as a third generation programming language; covering sequence, selection, iteration and arrays. The ideas behind modular programming will be introduced through a number of worked examples.
- Lecture Notes will be provided
|METHOD OF ASSESSMENT||
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