Specialisations

Available in the MIT and GradDip programs

Up to two of the following streams can be awarded on completion of the program.  Students should apply to the CSE Student Office for the addition of a second stream.

Course levels are indicated in parentheses.

Artificial intelligence

COMPAS

Compulsory requirement:

COMP9414 Artificial Intelligence

Students are required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from this list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisite courses may also need to be taken.

COMP4411 (1) Experimental Robotics
COMP4418 (1) Knowledge Representation and Reasoning
COMP9318 (2) Data Warehousing and Data Mining
COMP9417 (2) Machine Learning & Data Mining
COMP9418 (2) Advanced Topics in Statistical Machine Learning
COMP9444 (2) Neural Networks
COMP9517 (1) Computer Vision

Note: COMP9431 - Robotic Software Architecture was removed from this major from 2017.

 

Bioinformatics

COMPBS

Compulsory requirement:

BINF9010 Bioinformatics Methods and Applications

Students are also required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from the following list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisites may also need to be taken.

BINF9020 (2) Computational Bioinformatics
MATH5846 (0) Intro to Probability & Stochastic Processes
MATH5856 (0) Intro to Stats & Statistical Computations*
COMP9318 (2) Data Warehousing & Data Mining
COMP9417 (2) Machine Learning & Data Mining

MATH5856 has a co-requisite of MATH5846. Seek permission from School of Mathematics if you have sufficient background knowledge and wish to enrol in MATH5856 on its own.

Note: BINF9010 - Bioinformatics Methods & Applications was removed from this major from 2017.

 

Data science and engineering

COMPSS

Students are required to complete five courses (30 UoC) from the below lists to satisfy the stream. Students must select at least one course from each of the three areas below and at least two courses from two of the areas below. Pre-requisite courses may also need to be taken.

Students must take at least 6-12 UOC of the following courses.

COMP9313 (3) Big Data Management
COMP9315 (3) Database Systems Implementation
COMP9318 (3) Data Warehousing and Data Mining
COMP9319 (2) Web Data Compression & Search

Students must take at least 6-12 UOC of the following courses.

COMP4418 (1) Knowledge Representation
COMP6714 (2) Info Retrieval and Web Search
COMP9417 (2) Machine Learning & Data Mining
COMP9444 (2) Neural Networks

Students must take at least 6-12 UOC of the following courses.

COMP4141 (2) Theory of Computation
COMP6741 (3) Parameterized & Exact Computation
MATH5845 (0) Time Series
MATH5855 (0) Multivariate Analysis
MATH5905 (0) Statistical Inference
MATH5960 (0) Bayesian Inference & Computation

 

Information technology

COMPCS

This stream is for students who prefer maximum flexibility in the courses they select.

Students in this stream are not required to complete any core courses.

 

Database systems

COMPDS

Students are required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from the following list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisites may also need to be taken.

COMP6714 (2) Information Retrieval and Web Search
COMP9313 (2) Big Data Management
COMP9315 (2) Database Systems Implementation
COMP9318 (2) Data Warehousing and Data Mining
COMP9319 (2) Web Data Compression and Search
COMP9321 (1) Web Applications Engineering

 

E-Commerce systems

COMPES

Students are required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from the following list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisites may also need to be taken.

COMP9321 (1) Web Applications Engineering
COMP9322 (2) Service-Oriented Architectures
COMP9323 (2) e-Enterprise Project
MBAX9117 (0) E-Business: Strategy & Management**
TABL5521 (0) E-Business and the Law*

** GBAT9117 was replaced by MBAX9117 in 2016. It is the same course. You must apply 6 weeks before the start of semester by submitting a MBT Cross Program Enrolment form to studentexperience@agsm.edu.au. Enrolment may be subject to relevant work experience. A resume must be attached to the application.

 

Geospatial

COMPGS

Students are required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from the following list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisites may also need to be taken.

GEOS9016 (0) Principles of Geographic Information Systems
GMAT9200 (0) Introduction to GPS Positioning
GMAT9210 (0) GeoIT & Informobility Applications
GMAT9300 (0) Aerial & Satellite Imaging Systems
GMAT9600 (0) Principles of Remote Sensing
COMP9318 (2) Data Warehousing and Data Mining

 

Internetworking

COMPIS

Students are required to complete three courses (18 UoC) from the following list to satisfy the stream. Pre-requisites may also need to be taken.

COMP9332 (2) Network Routing and Switching
COMP9333 (2) Advanced Computer Networks
COMP9334 (2) Systems Capacity Planning
COMP6733 (2) Internet of Things Experimental Design Studio*
COMP9336 (2) Mobile Data Networking
COMP9337 (3) Securing Wireless Networks
COMP9441 (2) Security Engineering**

*COMP9335 was replaced by COMP6733 in 2016.

**For 2017 COMP9441 has been replaced by COMP6441/6841.