13 Computer Science (13CSI)

13CSI
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Vicki Dixon

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry Requirements

12 credits from 12CSI, or 6 merit/excellence credits from 12NCE, or approval from TIC.


13 Computer Science

This course builds on 12 CSI and can lead on to tertiary study as well as being a useful introduction to many career pathways in software, and network engineering.

Course Components

  • A complex computer programming project creating a 2D game. The game will include problem solving algorithms. You will learn about complex programming techniques used extensively in industry and research
  • Investigating formal languages (essential in industry and research) and data network algorithms
  • A complex data network development project to showcase your learning of the fundamental architecture of the internet/internet of things

Learning Areas:

Practical Design