Total Credits: 10
Level: Level 0
Target Students: Foundation Year Students in Science, Engineering and Computer Science.
|Autumn||Assessed by end of Autumn Semester|
Summary of Content: This module is part of the Foundations of Computer Science theme in the School of Computer Science.
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Lecture||11 weeks||2 per week||1 hour|
|Tutorial||11 weeks||1 per week||1 hour|
Method of Assessment:
|Exam 1||100||2 hr written examination|
Professor G Hutton
Education Aims: How can we automate the process of sorting a list of names into order, or finding a person in a phone directory? How can we make it as fast as possible? Answering these kinds of questions is the aim of this module, which introduces the basic techniques for designing and analysing algorithms for various kinds of problems.
Offering School: Computer Science
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