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Undergraduate Course Details
Number CSC 200A
Title Survey of Computer Science I
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII
Prerequisites fulfillment of the Basic Mathematics Competency-Based Skills requirement and ability to use standard computer software (e.g., operating system features, word processing, email, and web browsers)
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 1832 1/21/16 - 5/9/16 R 6:00pm - 8:20pm MH-206 Beifang Yi
01 2982 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 TR 10:50am - 12:05pm MH-301 Lakshmidevi Sreeramareddy
02 2983 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 WF 1:40pm - 2:55pm MH-206 Komalpreet Kaur


This course provides an overview of fundamental areas within the field of Computer Science, introducing basic vocabulary, central concepts, and typical applications. The areas surveyed include computer hardware, computer arithmetic, operating systems, programming constructs, programming languages, information storage and retrieval, databases, networking, and the social context of computing. Three lecture hours per week. This course satisfies the Computer Literacy Competency-Based Skills requirement.