A GPA/GPE of 4.0
Next Start Dates
19 July 2021
1 March 2022
Who, What, Why
Dr. Yu-Cheng Tu is one of the Professional Teaching Fellows in the School of Computer Science at the University of Auckland, and is the Academic Director for the Auckland ICT Graduate School. Her research interests include computer science and software engineering education, requirements engineering, and industry needs in software development. Yu-Cheng has been involved in the Postgraduate Certificate in Information Technology and Master of Information Technology programmes since the establishment of the Auckland ICT Graduate School. She teaches programming in industry and programming with web technologies as well as clouding computing and creating maintainable software.
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The PGCertInfoTech consists out of 2 courses that total 60 points. Each course runs for 12 weeks, allowing you to study one course at a time and
complete the programme in two semesters. The 2021-2022 semesters are scheduled as follows:
Semester 2: 19 July
Semester 1: 28 February
Semester 2: 18 July
|COMPSCI 718||Programming for Industry||An examination of object-oriented programming and design. Key principles of object-oriented programming: typing, encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism and composition. Fundamental object-oriented modelling and design techniques. Students will develop application software of reasonable complexity that draws on object-oriented language features, and contemporary APIs, frameworks and tools.||
As a graduate of the PGCertInfoTech, you will gain the following key skills and attributes:
- Advanced knowledge and understanding of IT
- Ability to find and evaluate information critically
- Articulately use modern information technology terminology
- Proficient numeracy and computational literacy skills expected of a science graduate
- Understanding of qualitative and quantitative materials and information
- Personal and professional integrity, and respect for the ethics of research and scholarly activity
- Ability to work independently, and also as part of a team.
*Our programme Advisors will provide all official programme information, including regulations about entry, enrolment, course fees, examinations and requirements for degrees, diplomas and certificates as per the University Calendar. Please note that the programme fees are indicative and estimates only. Fees are set in advance of each calendar year and will be updated on this website. Fees are inclusive of 15% GST, but do not include the Student Services Fee course books, travel and health insurance, or living costs. Fees will be confirmed upon completion of enrolment into courses.
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