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You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
To enrol in this subject you will need to pass UNE-COSC110 subject. Please note as UNE results are released after the close of enrolment date, your enrolment into this subject will be withdrawn if you do not receive a satisfactory result for UNE-COSC110.
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
Software requirements - Please refer students to link for 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.
Other 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.
Object-oriented programming is one of several popular programming paradigms in use today. It is based around the concept of 'classes' and their instances, known also as 'objects' and their interactions. Objects contain both data, called attributes, and code, known as methods.
In this subject, techniques for computer program development using Java, an object-oriented programming language, are introduced. Topics covered include classes, objects, encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism, single and multidimensional arrays, file input/output, decision structures and loops. Programming language features for parameter passing, exception handling, and simple user interface development will also be covered.
All assignments must be attempted.
Final Examination: 2 hrs 15 mins duration. It is mandatory to pass the Final Examination in order to pass the unit. The exam will be offered online with supervision via webcam and screen sharing technology. Coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.
Learning Outcomes relate to: 1-3
UNE manages supervised exams associated with your UNE subjects.
Prior to census date, UNE releases exam timetables. They’ll email important exam information directly to your UNE email address.