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Introduction to Scientific Programming (15 credits)

Module code: SBC5291

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1: Monday 2 pm - 3 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11: Monday 2 pm - 3 pm
    IT Class
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11: Monday 3 pm - 4 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11: Monday 4 pm - 6 pm

Contact: Dr Arianna Fornili
Overlap: SBC5292
Prerequisite: None

The module will provide basic computer programming skills as a tool for problem-solving and scientific data analysis, with emphasis on gaining hands-on programming experience. Topics to be covered will include basic concepts of algorithm design, use of an integrated development environment, data structures, control flow, functions and libraries. Applications will include visualisation, analysis and modelling of data relevant to Natural Sciences.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 100.0% Coursework
Level: 5

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