Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Schools

Info Tech & Elec Engineering, Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

COSC3500

Prerequisite

COSC2500 or CSSE2002 or CSSE7023

Assessment methods

Assignments, case studies, project, labs

Course coordinator

Dr Joel Fenwick (joelfenwick@uq.edu.au)

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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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, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile