Each week you should attend
- two hours of lectures (delivered online, details to be announced via iLearn),
- two hour practical class
For details of days, times and rooms, consult the timetables webpage.
Note that Lectures and Practical classes commence in week 1.
You should have selected a practical class during enrolment. You should attend the practical class in which you are enrolled. You won't always get the class of your choice. Check availabilities via eStudent regularly. If ALL practical classes are full, only then, contact the convenor.
Please note that you are required to submit work regularly. You will get the help that you need by attending your practical class. Failure to submit work may result in you failing the unit (see the precise requirements in the "Grading Standards" section) or being excluded from the final examination.
TEXTS AND/OR MATERIALS
Lecture notes: https://rebrand.ly/COMP1010LectureNotes
Video tutorials: https://rebrand.ly/COMP1010VideoTutorials
- T. Gaddis, Starting out with Java: From control structures through objects (Pearson), Global edition (6th). ISBN 9781292110653
- Online edition of this book is available through MQ Library. There can be up to 5 simultaneous accesses. Click on "Full text available at: 2018 eTextbooks" and login with OneID and password.
- Kathy Siera, Bert Bates, Head First Java, 2nd edition. ISBN 9780596009205
TECHNOLOGY USED AND REQUIRED
Audio and Video Lecture
Digital recordings of lectures are available from within iLearn via Active Learning Platform.
The unit makes use of forums hosted within iLearn. Please post questions there, they are monitored by the unit staff.