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Elsje.Scott@uct.ac.za
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Current academic responsibilities

Current position: Senior Lecturer

Teaching Duties

  • INF2011S: Systems Development B
  • INF3003W: Systems Development Project
  • INF4014W: Assisting with coordination of Systems Development Projects

Qualifications

  • SOD (Higher Teacher's Diploma)  (US) - 1972
  • BSc (Honours in Mathematics)  (UNISA) - 1980
  • Dipl in Datametrics  (UNISA) - 1981
  • MSc in Applied Mathematics  (US) -  1998

Research Interest

  • Mathematical programming methods to solve optimization and scheduling problems.
  • Object-Oriented Programming Concepts
  • Technical aspects concerning the Development of Efficient Computer Systems in IS.  Group projects.

Full CV

CV Download - Click here (.PDF) (252.4 KB) (14/12/2008)

More Information

  • Publications List: 2000-2008 - Click here (.PDF) (160.1 KB) (14/12/2008)
  • Teaching Philosophy - Click here (.PDF) (101.3 KB) (14/12/2008)
  • Microsoft Imagine Cup History: 2004-2008 - Click here (.PDF) (47.1 KB) (14/12/2008)
  • INF3003W 2008 Systems Development Project Briefing - Click here (.PDF) (163.7 KB) (14/12/2008)
  • Teaching/Learning 2007 Report Cases - Click here (.PDF) (133.7 KB) (14/12/2008)
  • Information Technology Team Projects in Higher Education: An International Viewpoint - Click here (.PDF) (267.6 KB) (14/12/2008)

Career

  • 2000 - present: Senior Lecturer Information Systems UCT
  • 1990 - 1999:  Senior Lecturer Dept. of Business Informatics, Cape Technikon

Subjects Lectured:

  • Information Systems I
  • Operations Research
  • Programming in Pascal
  • Systems Software I
  • Assembler Language
  • Programming in C
  • Programming in C++
  • Numerical Mathematics (BTech)

1986 - 1989: Part Time Lecturer Cape Technikon

1985 : Lecturer Paarl Teacher Training College

  • Mathematics (First and Second year)
  • Computing Course (Fourth year)
  • Computer Science (Seventh subject)

1978 - 1984 : Part Time Lecturer Department of Mathematics University of South Africa

1982 - 1984 : Part Time Lecturer Department of Computer Science, University of South Africa

  •  Mark assignments (1st year)
  •  Mark examination scripts
  •  Extra tuition and queries (1st year students, Mathematics)

1974 -1978 :  Senior experimental officer Atomic Energy Board

  •  Maintenance and development of computer programs for scientific tests
  •  Maintenance of PERT-program

1973 - 1974 :Teacher (Category D) C R Swart High School Waverley Pretoria

Subjects Lectured:

  • General Science (standards 6, 7, 8 & 9)