Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Schools

Earth Sciences School, Info Tech & Elec Engineering, Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Delivery mode

Internal

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Prerequisite

COSC2500 or CSSE2002

Recommended prerequisite

Course coordinator

A/Prof Marcus Gallagher (marcusg@itee.uq.edu.au)

Assessment methods

Assignments, case studies, project, labs

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

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Course description

This course teaches the methods and technology of high-performance computing and its usage in solving scientific problems. Major topics include: grid and cluster computing, parallel computing, agent-based modelling and simulation. The course is interdisciplinary in nature, incorporating a number of case studies in biology, physics, chemistry, and engineering.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile