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Undergraduate | UNE-ICT101 | 2024

From Logic to Data Processing

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Get an introductory understanding of the links between logic, reasoning, data, and computation. Learn how data is represented, stored, and processed in computer systems. 

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Study method
100% online
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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
16 weeks

Start dates

  • 26 Feb 2024
  • 21 Oct 2024
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From Logic to Data Processing

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:

    1. explain how data and information is represented within a computer system and how it is manipulated and processed;
    2. demonstrate an understanding of layers of abstraction and how computer architectures are built from underlying digital components
    3. explain the fundamental principles of data structures, data representations, data storage and relationships between data; and
    4. demonstrate an understanding of the relationships between logic, reasoning, data, and programs.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements:
  • Other requirements -

    Textbook requirements:
    Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
    Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
    Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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