Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours per week; Non-contact time commitment: 84 hours |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
The prerequisites are:
Knowledge of operating systems and computer networks at undergraduate level, or solid experience in network computing.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/|
Dr Adrian Pearce
Parallel systems: parallel paradigms, parallelisation, resource management and scheduling, message-passing and parameter parallel programming; Cluster computing: cluster architecture, programming with MPI; Grid computing: grids and grid technologies, programming models, data management, grid security, grid software and tools, and applications, including molecular modelling and brain activity analysis.
|Objectives:||On successful completion students will: |
|Assessment:||A small research project including a report of not more than 5000 words (10%); project work (expected to take about 36 hours) during semester (30%); and one written examination (not exceeding three hours) at the end of the semester (60%).|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion students should:
Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) |
Master of Engineering in Distributed Computing
Master of Science (Computer Science)
Master of Software Systems Engineering
Postgraduate Certificate in Engineering
Master of Engineering (Software) |
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