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CS 1110 Introduction to Computing
Fall, spring, summer. 4 credits. Assumes basic high school mathematics (no calculus) but no programming experience.
Programming and problem solving using Java. Emphasizes
principles of software development, style, and testing. Topics
include object-oriented concepts, procedures and functions, iteration,
arrays, strings, algorithms, exceptions, GUIs (graphical user interfaces).
Weekly labs provide guided practice on the computer, with staff
present to help. Assignments use graphics and GUIs to help develop
fluency and understanding.
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Expected outcomes of Com S 1110:
(1) Basic understanding of object-oriented
and procedural aspects of programming, as expressed in Java.
(2) Fluency in Java —able to write
programs using classes and subclasses, as well as assignments, conditionals,
(3) Knowledge of the basic API classes
and their specifications.
The prelims are 7:30–9:00PM
Tues. 21 Oct. Uris Auditorium
II Review: Sun 19 Oct. Hol B14, 1-3PM
Prelim III: Tues. 18 Nov. Ives 305
III Review: Sun., 16 Nov. Phillips 101, 1-3PM
Final: Period A. Wed, Dec 10, 7:00–9:30PM, Uris Auditorium.