Algorithms and Complexity (COMP2007)


This unit provides an introduction to the design and analysis of algorithms. The main aims are: To learn how to develop algorithmic solutions to computational problem, and; To develop understanding of algorithm efficiency and the notion of computational hardness.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Lectures, Tutorials


Through semester assessment (50%) and Final Exam (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


INFO1105 or INFO1905.

Assumed knowledge

MATH1004 or MATH1904

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.