BH013 - Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH013
Plan name: Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)
Plan code: BH013P9
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 064395B

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, your mark in all courses in which you enrol in this program will be included in the weighted average mark that will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program.

  Year One of the program
 

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here
 

To graduate you must complete the following:

 

In summary, the Honours program has two main components:

  • a research component conducted under the supervision of a member of academic staff, comprising the courses: Research Methods (12CP), Preliminary Computer Science Honours Thesis (12CP) and Computer Science Honours Thesis (36CP).
  • a coursework component consisting of three advanced elective courses chosen from several streams.

Full-time students should enrol in Research Methods and Preliminary Computer Science Honours Thesis in Semester 1.

Part-time students should enrol in Computer Science Honours Thesis Part 1 (24CP) and Part 2 (24CP), in place of Preliminary Computer Science Honours Thesis and Computer Science Honours Thesis.

Prior to enrolling in courses, you are required to meet with your Program Coordinator, Assoc. Prof. Lawrence Cavedon (lawrence.cavedon@rmit.edu.au), to discuss available research topics and work out a study plan.

All courses listed may not be available each semester.

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Year One of the program

Please ensure that you have met all necessary prerequisite requirements. If you have not met the prerequisite requirement you must seek advice from your Program Coordinator prior to enrolling into this course. 

The following courses are not listed in the program, but acceptable as CS Honours Electives. 

  • COSC2632 - Big Data Infrastructures
  • COSC2626 - Cloud Computing
  • INTE2402 - Cloud Security

 

 

 

Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Methods12YesCOSC2148City Campus1732
AND

Complete Three (3) Courses from the following CS Honours Electives:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Bioinformatics12YesBIOL2254City Campus15521519
Data Mining12YesCOSC2110City Campus1655
Information Retrieval12YesISYS1079City Campus1714
Object Oriented Software Design12YesISYS1084City Campus1726
Real-Time Rendering and 3D Games Programming12YesCOSC1226City Campus1682
Secure Electronic Commerce12YesINTE1071City Campus3362
Software Testing12YesISYS1087City Campus1690
Systems Architecture12YesISYS1089City Campus1693
Game Mechanics and Game Play Programming12YesCOSC2476City Campus1711
Usability Engineering12YesCOSC1183City Campus1744
AND
{

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Preliminary Computer Science Honours Thesis12YesCOSC2462City Campus34913388
Computer Science Honours Thesis36YesCOSC2177City Campus34923389
OR

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Computer Science Honours Thesis Part 124YesCOSC2460City Campus34933390
Computer Science Honours Thesis Part 224YesCOSC2461City Campus34943391
}
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

School of Science

Program Coordinator: Dr Hai Dong

Email: hai.dong@rmit.edu.au

Admin Advisor: csit.advisors@rmit.edu.au

General Inquiries:

Academic Services

Building 3, Level 1, Room 2

City Campus

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Tel: +61 3 9925 2348

Fax: +61 3 9662 1617

Email: csit@rmit.edu.au

 

Timetabling

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Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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