This is a first course in computer science. It is designed to be of special interest to students majoring in one of the social sciences or humanities. Objectives of this course include: a) The use of the computer in an interactive environment. b) Problem analysis and the development of algorithms. c) Learning the Visual Basic programming language. d) Designing, coding, and documenting programs.
- Credits: 3
- Frequency: Every term
Requirements and Grading
Between 4 and 6 programming assignments, 1 or 2 exams, and a cumulative final exam. An instructor may substitute several quizzes for one exam.