Introduction to algorithmic problem solving and computer programming. Designed to provide a foundation for further studies in computer science.
Dates: May 20 - June 28, 2019
Programming I teaches problem solving, and the problem solving process, in the context of high level computer programming. This section of CS 021 uses Python as a vehicle to introduce the elements of computer programming. Topics will include variables, selection statements, repetition statements, functions, flow of control, simple input/output and basic data structures. Throughout the course, good programming style will be emphasized. The course assumes no prior programming experience. The online section of CS21 is totally asynchronous. Modules are presented containing readings, notes and videos. After studying these materials, an assignment is completed. Online help is available from a teaching assistant and the instructor. There are 2 online exams for this course. If you are unable to come to campus on the specified dates you will take the exam through ProctorU, and online proctoring service. There is a $25 fee for each exam(2).
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