School of Engineering and Computer Science

NWEN-303 – Concurrent Programming

Points:15Prerequisites:ENGR 123 or MATH 161, NWEN 242; COMP 261 or NWEN 241 or SWEN 221
School:Engineering & Comp SciRestrictions:None

This course examines a range of techniques for programming multi-threaded and distributed applications. Topics include synchronisation mechanisms used for programs that communicate via shared memory and message passing techniques for programs that communicate across a network. Practical work involves implementing programs using these techniques in a modern concurrent language, such as Java.

Tuition Fees

2015: domestic $933.60     international $3,815.40

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Trimester 2 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
17182 13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015Tue, Wed, Fri1510 - 1600Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]LT001Lindsay Groves*
Winston Seah 
7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015Tue, Wed, Fri1510 - 1600Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]LT001