Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 5 x one hour lectures per fortnight; and 1 x two hour workshop per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours
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Not offered in 2012
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Students who have passed either of the following subjects are not permitted to enrol in this subject
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Tony Wirth
Ass Prof Tim Baldwin
Dr Tony Wirth
Many aspects of our lives are entangled in the world-wide web of data. Students will explore various computational methods to represent, transform and make sense of this network of data.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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On completion of this subject students should have developed the following generic skills:
This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc (both pre-2008 and new degrees), BASc or a combined BSc course.
Students who can demonstrate substantial knowledge of spreadsheets and programming, can apply to sit the proficiency test for Informatics. 1.Students who satisfactorily complete the test may be eligible to enrol in Informatics. 2.Satisfactory completion of the test qualifies a student for a prerequisite waiver into Informatics 2, but does not entitle a student to course credit for Informatics 1.
Please contact the subject coordinator for more information on the proficiency test.
Previously known as INFO10002 (600-152) Informatics 2: People, Data and the Web (prior to 2011)
B-ENG Software Engineering stream |
Science credit subjects* for pre-2008 BSc, BASc and combined degree science courses
Science-credited subjects - new generation B-SCI and B-ENG. Core selective subjects for B-BMED.
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Information and the Web |
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