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Before you can develop software programs, you will need to have a sound knowledge of typical computer platforms and basic information processing programs.
This unit of study is a first step on your way to becoming a programmer, taking you through a range of Windows-based systems to give you an understanding of the typical computer platform, and introducing you to the central processing system.
Once you are across the features of the system you’ll be working from, you will be taught software-modelling skills using a Rapid Application Development environment – a valuable tool that you will need in your future software development endeavours.
Delivered online by Open Universities Australia in partnership with Swinburne University, this unit of study is a core requirement for Swinburne’s Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems).
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed a prior version of this unit.
You should have knowledge of a word processing application such as Microsoft Word, the Microsoft Windows operating system and a web browser program before starting this unit.
In this Programming Concepts unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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By taking this Programming Concepts unit of study you will be laying solid foundations for your future software development practice.
This unit of study also counts towards a Bachelor of Technology (Information Systems) at Swinburne University, allowing you the opportunity to further your studies.
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If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP for this unit, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.