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Graduate Diploma in Computing (till 2014) (2014)


Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2014.
WARNING: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.


1. Overview

Course: Graduate Diploma in Computing (till 2014) (2014)
CP Required: 48
Min FT Duration: 1.00 Years
Min PT Duration: 2.00 Years
Faculty/School: University Archive
Years Offered: 2014, 2013, 2012

2. Requirements

Candidates for the degree of Graduate Diploma in Computing are required to complete 48 credit points of the units of study set out below.

Enrolment is subject to the following constraints:

1. 18 credit points must be completed before COMP5028 Object Oriented Design can be taken;

2. 18 credit points must be completed before COMP5116 Internet Protocols can be taken;

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
24 Select from Unit Block:
Computing Units of Study

Note: Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Computing must complete eight units of study (48 cp) across the degree as a whole.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
24 Select from Unit Block:
Computing Units of Study

Note: Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Computing must complete eight units of study (48 cp) across the degree as a whole.

4. Pathways

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Computing Units of Study (Min CP: 48,Max CP: 48)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP5028 Object-Oriented Design 6
COMP5114 Digital Media Fundamentals 6
COMP5116 Design of Networks & Distributed Systems 6 Semester 2
COMP5138 Database Management Systems 6
COMP5206 Information Technologies and Systems 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP5211 Algorithms 6
COMP5213 Computer and Network Organisation 6 Semester 1
COMP5214 Software Development in Java 6
INFO5001 System Analysis and Modelling 6

Note: Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Computing must complete eight units of study (48 cp) out the the nine units listed.

Note that 18 credit points must be completed before taking either COMP5116 Internet Protocols or COMP5028 Object-Oriented Design. Only either one of the two units COMP5028 Object Oriented Design or INFO5001 Systems Analysis & Modelling can been taken.