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ProgramsIT/CSIT(UG)BACBAC/CombinedBachelor of Advanced Computing/Bachelor of Science (Health) (2018)


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Year 1 - Semester 1

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO1111: Computing 1A Professionalism
6INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
3MATH1002: Linear Algebra
3MATH1021: Calculus of One Variable
6DATA1001: Foundations of Data Science

Note:   MATH1021 and MATH1002 may be replaced by advanced units MATH1921 and MATH1902.


Year 1 - Semester 2

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO1113: Object-Oriented Programming
6ELEC1601: Introduction to Computer Systems
6INFO1112: Computing 1B OS & Network Platforms
6MATH1064: Discrete Mathematics for Computation

Year 2 - Semester 1

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6COMP2123: Data Structures & Algorithms
6IT Major Units
6Select from
BIOL1006: Life and Evolution
BIOL1007: From Molecules to Ecosystems
BIOL1008: Human Biology
6HSBH1012: Introduction to Health and Health Care

Note:   COMP2123 may be replaced by advanced unit COMP2823.


Year 2 - Semester 2

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6SOFT2412: Agile Software Development Practices
6IT Major Units
6PSYC1002: Psychology 1002
6HSBH1013: Society and Health

Year 3 - Semester 1

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO2222: Computing 2 Usability and Security
6IT Major Units
6HSBH2007: Research Methods in Health
6Science Units


Note:  OLE

Year 3 - Semester 2

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6ISYS2120: Data & Information Management
6IT Major Units
6HSBH2009: Innovations in eHealth
6Science Units


Note:  OLE

Year 4 - Semester 1

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO3333: Computing 3 Management
6IT Major Units
6Health Science Core Units


Note:  1x 3000-level selective unit
6Science Units

Year 4 - Semester 2

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6Table A Electives
6Health Science Core Units


Note:  1x 3000-level selective research unit
6Health Science Core Units


Note:  1x 3000-level selective interdisciplinary project unit
6Science Units

Year 5 - Semester 1

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO4444: Computing 4 Innovation
6INFO4001: Thesis A
6Adv. Electives
List
6Select from
Table A Electives
Science Units


Note:  As there are 12cp worth of units that can count to either the IT or Science requirements of the combined degree, students can choose to select up to 12cp of electives from either IT or Science, or a combination of both.

Students must be sure they will complete the requirements of the Science side of the degree if they want to choose any IT elective units.

Year 5 - Semester 2

SITS Diet Block/TypeCPUnit of Study/Unit Block
6INFO4002: Thesis B
6Adv. Electives
6Health Science Core Units


Note:  1x 3000-level selective disciplinary project unit
List
6Select from
Table A Electives
Science Units


Note:  As there are 12cp worth of units that can count to either the IT or Science requirements of the combined degree, students can choose to select up to 12cp of electives from either IT or Science, or a combination of both.

Students must be sure they will complete the requirements of the Science side of the degree if they want to choose any IT elective units.

Major in Computational Data Science

Type CP CP From
6 Select from INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
6 Select from DATA1001: Foundations of Data Science
6 Select from COMP2123: Data Structures & Algorithms
6 Select from DATA2001: Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 2
6 Select from DATA2002: Data Analytics: Learning from Data


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 2
6 Select from DATA3001: Data Science Capstone Project


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 4
12 Select from COMP3027: Algorithm Design
COMP3308: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
DATA3404: Data Science Platforms
DATA3406: Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics


Note: Two units from this block to be taken in Semester 1 and/or Semester 2 of Year 3
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Note: Achievement of a minor in Computational Data Science requires 36 credit points from this table including:

(i) 2 1000-level core units DATA1001 and INFO1110.

(ii) 3 2000-level core units COMP2123, DATA2001 and DATA2002.

(iii) 1 3000-level selective unit from INFO3406 and COMP3308.

Major in Computer Science

Type CP CP From
6 Select from INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
6 Select from INFO1113: Object-Oriented Programming
6 Select from COMP2123: Data Structures & Algorithms


Note: COMP2123 may be replaced by advanced unit COMP2823.
6 Select from COMP2017: Systems Programming


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 2
6 Select from COMP2022: Formal Languages and Logic


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 2
6 Select from COMP3027: Algorithm Design


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 3
6 Select from COMP3615: Computer Science Project


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 4
6 Select from COMP3221: Distributed Systems
COMP3308: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
COMP3419: Graphics and Multimedia
COMP3520: Operating Systems Internals - not offered in 2018


Note: One unit from this block to be taken in Semester 1 or Semester 2 of Year 3
View complete Program Structure

Note: Achievement of a minor in Computer Science requires 36 credit points from this table including:

(i) 2 1000-level core units INFO1110 and INFO1113.

(ii) 3 2000-level core units COMP2123, COMP2017 and COMP2022.

(iii) 1 3000-level selective unit from COMP3221 or COMP3419.

Major in Information Systems

Type CP CP From
6 Select from ISYS2120: Data & Information Management
6 Select from INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
6 Select from INFO1113: Object-Oriented Programming
6 Select from ISYS2110: Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 2
6 Select from ISYS2160: Information Systems in the Internet Age


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 2
6 Select from ISYS3402: Decision Analytics & Support Systems [not running in 2018]


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 3
6 Select from ISYS3401: Information Technology Evaluation


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 3
6 Select from ISYS3400: Information Systems Project


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 4
View complete Program Structure

Note: Achievement of a minor in Information Systems requires 36 credit points from this table including:

(i) 2 1000-level core units INFO1110 and INFO1113.

(ii) 3 2000-level core units ISYS2120, ISYS2110 and ISYS2160.

(iii) 1 3000-level selective unit from ISYS3402 or ISYS3401.

Major in Software Development

Type CP CP From
6 Select from INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
6 Select from INFO1113: Object-Oriented Programming
6 Select from SOFT2412: Agile Software Development Practices
6 Select from COMP2123: Data Structures & Algorithms


Note: COMP2123 may be replaced by advanced unit COMP2823.
6 Select from SOFT2201: Software Construction and Design 1


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 2
6 Select from SOFT3202: Software Construction and Design 2 (not offered in 2018)


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 2:Year 3
6 Select from SOFT3410: Concurrency for Software Development


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 3
6 Select from SOFT3413: Software Development Project


Note: Alternate for: IT Major Units:Semester 1:Year 4
View complete Program Structure

Note: Achievement of a minor in Software Development requires 36 credit points from this table including:

(i) 2 1000-level core units INFO1103 and INFO1113.

(ii) 3 2000-level core units COMP2123, SOFT2412 and SOFT2201.

(iii) 1 3000-level selective unit from SOFT3410 and SOFT3202.

Block 1 - Core (Min CP: 96,Max CP: 96)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP2123 Data Structures & Algorithms 6 Semester 1
DATA1001 Foundations of Data Science 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ELEC1601 Introduction to Computer Systems 6 Semester 2
INFO1110 Introduction to Programming 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO1111 Computing 1A Professionalism 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO1112 Computing 1B OS & Network Platforms 6 Semester 2
INFO1113 Object-Oriented Programming 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO2222 Computing 2 Usability and Security 6 Semester 1
INFO3333 Computing 3 Management 6 Semester 1
INFO4001 Thesis A 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO4002 Thesis B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO4444 Computing 4 Innovation 6 Semester 1
ISYS2120 Data & Information Management 6 Semester 2
MATH1002 Linear Algebra 3 Semester 1
Summer Main
MATH1021 Calculus of One Variable 3 Semester 1
MATH1064 Discrete Mathematics for Computation 6 Semester 2
SOFT2412 Agile Software Development Practices 6 Semester 2

Block 2 - Adv. Electives

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP5045 Computational Geometry 6 Semester 1
COMP5046 Natural Language Processing 6 Semester 1
COMP5047 Pervasive Computing 6 Semester 2
COMP5048 Visual Analytics 6 Semester 2
COMP5216 Mobile Computing 6 Semester 2
COMP5313 Large Scale Networks 6 Semester 1
COMP5318 Machine Learning and Data Mining 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP5328 Advanced Machine Learning 6 Semester 2
COMP5329 Deep Learning 6 Semester 1
COMP5338 Advanced Data Models 6 Semester 2
COMP5347 Web Application Development 6 Semester 1
COMP5348 Enterprise Scale Software Architecture 6 Semester 1
COMP5349 Cloud Computing 6 Semester 1
COMP5415 Multimedia Design and Authoring 6 Semester 2
COMP5416 Advanced Network Technologies 6 Semester 2
COMP5424 Information Technology in Biomedicine 6 Semester 1
COMP5425 Multimedia Retrieval 6 Semester 1
COMP5426 Parallel and Distributed Computing 6 Semester 1
COMP5427 Usability Engineering 6 Semester 2
DATA5207 Data Analysis in the Social Sciences 6 Semester 1
Summer Main
Int December
ELEC5306 Advanced Signal Processing: Video Compression 6 Semester 1
ELEC5307 Advanced Signal Processing with Deep Learning 6 Semester 2
ELEC5508 Wireless Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5509 Mobile Networks 6 Semester 1
ELEC5514 Networked Embedded Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC5616 Computer and Network Security 6 Semester 1
ELEC5618 Software Quality Engineering 6 Semester 1
ELEC5619 Object Oriented Application Frameworks 6 Semester 2
ELEC5620 Model Based Software Engineering 6 Semester 2
INFO4003 Thesis B (extension) 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO5010 Algorithms reading group 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO5011 IT Advanced Topic B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO5991 Services Science Management and Engineering 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO5992 Understanding IT Innovations 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO5993 IT Research Methods 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
INFO6010 Advanced Topics in IT Project Management 6 Semester 2
ISYS5050 Knowledge Management Systems 6 Semester 1

Block 3 - Table A Electives

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP2017 Systems Programming 6 Semester 1
COMP2022 Formal Languages and Logic 6 Semester 2
COMP2922 Programming Languages, Logic and Models (Adv) 6 Semester 2
COMP3027 Algorithm Design 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3221 Distributed Systems 6 Semester 1
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 6 Semester 1
COMP3419 Graphics and Multimedia 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals - not offered in 2018 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3600 Computer Science Project (Adv) 6 Semester 2
COMP3608 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (Adv) 6 Semester 1
COMP3615 Computer Science Project 6 Semester 2
COMP3927 Algorithm Design (Adv) 6 Semester 1
DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 6 Semester 1
DATA2002 Data Analytics: Learning from Data 6 Semester 2
DATA3001 Data Science Capstone Project 6 Semester 1
DATA3404 Data Science Platforms 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
DATA3406 Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics 6 Semester 2
INFO2150 Introduction to Health Data Science 6 Semester 2
INFO3315 Human-Computer Interaction 6 Semester 2
INFO3616 Principles of Security and Security Engineering 6 Semester 2
ISYS2110 Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems 6 Semester 1
ISYS2160 Information Systems in the Internet Age 6 Semester 2
ISYS3400 Information Systems Project 6 Semester 2
ISYS3401 Information Technology Evaluation 6 Semester 1
ISYS3402 Decision Analytics & Support Systems [not running in 2018] 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
SOFT2201 Software Construction and Design 1 6 Semester 2
SOFT3202 Software Construction and Design 2 (not offered in 2018) 6 Semester 1
SOFT3410 Concurrency for Software Development 6 Semester 2
SOFT3413 Software Development Project 6 Semester 2

Block 4 - Required for Computer Science Major

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP2017 Systems Programming 6 Semester 1
COMP2022 Formal Languages and Logic 6 Semester 2
COMP3027 Algorithm Design 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3221 Distributed Systems 6 Semester 1
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 6 Semester 1
COMP3419 Graphics and Multimedia 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals - not offered in 2018 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3615 Computer Science Project 6 Semester 2

Note: COMP2823, COMP2922, COMP3608 and COMP3600 may be taken as advanced alternatives to COMP2123, COMP2022, COMP3308 and COMP3615 respectively.

Block 5 - Required for Information Systems Major

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ISYS2110 Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems 6 Semester 1
ISYS2120 Data & Information Management 6 Semester 2
ISYS2160 Information Systems in the Internet Age 6 Semester 2
ISYS3400 Information Systems Project 6 Semester 2
ISYS3401 Information Technology Evaluation 6 Semester 1
ISYS3402 Decision Analytics & Support Systems [not running in 2018] 6 Semester 1
Semester 2

Block 6 - Required for Software Development Major

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
SOFT2201 Software Construction and Design 1 6 Semester 2
SOFT2412 Agile Software Development Practices 6 Semester 2
SOFT3202 Software Construction and Design 2 (not offered in 2018) 6 Semester 1
SOFT3410 Concurrency for Software Development 6 Semester 2
SOFT3413 Software Development Project 6 Semester 2

Block 7 - Required for Computational Data Science Major

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP3027 Algorithm Design 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 6 Semester 1
DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 6 Semester 1
DATA2002 Data Analytics: Learning from Data 6 Semester 2
DATA3001 Data Science Capstone Project 6 Semester 1
DATA3404 Data Science Platforms 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
DATA3406 Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics 6 Semester 2

Note: COMP3927 and COMP3608 may be taken as advanced alternatives to COMP3027 and COMP3308 respectively

Block 8 - Health Science Core Units (Min CP: 60,Max CP: 60)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
BIOL1006 Life and Evolution 6 Semester 1
BIOL1007 From Molecules to Ecosystems 6 Semester 2
BIOL1008 Human Biology 6 Semester 1
HSBH1012 Introduction to Health and Health Care 6 Semester 1
HSBH1013 Society and Health 6 Semester 2
HSBH2007 Research Methods in Health 6 Semester 1
HSBH2009 Innovations in eHealth 6 Semester 2
PSYC1002 Psychology 1002 6 Semester 2
Summer Main

Note: Unit list is incomplete as the Health stream is still under development. Refer to Science Handbook for more information.

Block 9 - Science Units (Min CP: 24,Max CP: 96)

Note: For the Bachelor of Science (Health Stream) component, students are required to complete a total of 96 credit points of Science Table A units as listed in the handbook of the Faculty of Science, including 24 credit points of core units, a 60 credit point Health stream and 12 credit points of OLEs. See Faculty handbooks at http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks

Block 10 - IT Major Units

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP2017 Systems Programming 6 Semester 1
COMP2022 Formal Languages and Logic 6 Semester 2
COMP3027 Algorithm Design 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3221 Distributed Systems 6 Semester 1
COMP3308 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence 6 Semester 1
COMP3419 Graphics and Multimedia 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals - not offered in 2018 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP3615 Computer Science Project 6 Semester 2
DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 6 Semester 1
DATA2002 Data Analytics: Learning from Data 6 Semester 2
DATA3001 Data Science Capstone Project 6 Semester 1
DATA3404 Data Science Platforms 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
DATA3406 Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics 6 Semester 2
ISYS2110 Analysis & Design of Web Information Systems 6 Semester 1
ISYS2120 Data & Information Management 6 Semester 2
ISYS2160 Information Systems in the Internet Age 6 Semester 2
ISYS3400 Information Systems Project 6 Semester 2
ISYS3401 Information Technology Evaluation 6 Semester 1
ISYS3402 Decision Analytics & Support Systems [not running in 2018] 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
SOFT2201 Software Construction and Design 1 6 Semester 2
SOFT2412 Agile Software Development Practices 6 Semester 2
SOFT3202 Software Construction and Design 2 (not offered in 2018) 6 Semester 1
SOFT3410 Concurrency for Software Development 6 Semester 2
SOFT3413 Software Development Project 6 Semester 2
Course: Bachelor of Advanced Computing/Bachelor of Science (Health) (2018)
CP Required: 240
Min FT Duration: 5.00 Years
Min PT Duration: N/A
Faculty/School: School of Information Technologies
Years Offered: 2019, 2018
Requirements: Award requirements

Bachelor of Advanced Computing/Bachelor of Science

To qualify for the award of the Bachelor of Advanced Computing / Bachelor of Science a candidate must complete 240 credit points comprising:

(a) 96 credit points of core units as specified in Table A for the Bachelor of Computing/Bachelor of Advanced Computing;

(b) An Information Technology Major (48 credit points) from Table A for the Bachelor of Computing/Bachelor of Advanced Computing and as defined in section 7 below;

(c) At least 12cp of 4000-level or higher IT electives from Table A

(d) Degree Core: 12 credit points of mathematics degree core units of study as set out in Table A for the Bachelor of Science (students may count the units from their major(s) or minor(s) to fulfil this requirement); and 12 credit points of 1000-level science elective units of study (excluding units listed as Mathematics degree core) as set out in Table A (students may count the units from their major(s) or minor(s) to fulfil this requirement); and

(e) A Science Major (48 credit points) or a 3-year program with an embedded major from Table A for the Bachelor of Science, and which is different from the major completed to satisfy requirements specified clause 6 (4)(b) above (note: candidates taking Computational Data Science to fulfil requirements specified in clauses 6 (4) (b) may not take Data Science to fulfil requirements for the second major specified in this clause);

(f) If enrolled in a stream, requirements for the stream as specified in Table A for the Bachelor of Science or Table S.

(g) 12 credit points of units of study in the Open Learning Environment as listed in Table O;

(h) Where appropriate, additional elective units as required from Table A for the Bachelor of Computing/Bachelor of Advanced Computing, Table A for the Bachelor of Science and Table S.

Streams

The available streams in the Bachelor of Advanced Computing are:

• Dalyell

Achievement of the Dalyell stream requires:

(i) Completion of 12 credit points of Dalyell units as set out in Table S

(ii) Admission on the basis of ATAR or first year WAM as determined by the Board of Interdisciplinary Studies

(iii) Maintenance of the required WAM as determined by the Board of Interdisciplinary Studies

Majors

(a) Completion of a major (the Information Technology Major) from Table A for the Bachelor of Computing/Bachelor of Advanced Computing is a requirement for the Bachelor of Advanced Computing/Bachelor of Commerce. The majors available are as specified in clause 7 (1) (a) for the Bachelor of Advanced Computing.

(b) Completion of a major (the Commerce Major) from Table A for the Bachelor of Commerce is a requirement. The majors available and requirements for completing the major are as specified in Table A for the Bachelor of Commerce.

Minors

The available minors in this course are:

• Computer Science

• Computational Data Science

• Information Systems

• Software Development

Requirements for the minors are listed below.

Honours

Honours in this course is awarded to candidates who fulfil the following requirement:

• Honours Class I: 75
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