CSCI 1151 - Computer Programming I
An introduction to computers and computer programming. Emphasis will be placed on problem-solving with examples and exercises from social, natural, and mathematical sciences. Techniques of flowcharting and structured programming, development of algorithms, and types of computer hardware will also be discussed.
Goals of the Course
This course serves as an introduction to the field of computer science. By studying this course, you will
- understand basic computer elements in the hardware layer and software layer and how these elements interact
- understand basic computer programming concepts and techniques as they appear in Java
- understand the relationship between software design and implementation
- be literate about concepts and techniques of computer programming
- be prepared for entry into further computer programming courses.
Textbook: Java Programming : From Problem Analysis to Program Design, Malik, D. S., fifth edition
Software:: jGRASP, Discord, Zoom (all free)
Dates: May 20 – June 25
Department: Computer Science
Course: CSCI 1151
Credit Hours: 4
In most instances, this 4-credit course will transfer to fulfill either a 4-credit or 3-credit requirement at another institution. Please check with your home institution to see if this course fulfills your requirements.
None. Intended for students with no previous programming experience.
A student may not receive credit for this course after taking CSCI 1156 or its equivalent.
Tuition & Fees:
Textbooks and other course materials can be purchased separately from the source of your choosing.