Computer Science 3002
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course entry requirements: CSC2001F and CSC2002S. It is strongly recommended that students should have completed a second-year course in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics.
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units36
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits6
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units9
Hours & Credits
The course provides an introduction to the three topics (1) structure and organization of operating systems; (2) introduction to functional languages and their basis in the ?-calculus. The approach has new relevance with the rise of multiple processors in computing; (3) a basic knowledge of computer networks. The course will take the student through the various logical layers of the Internet protocol suite.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.