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Fall 2018
Jul 03, 2022
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CSCI 1611 - Gentle Intro to Programming
This course is a gentle introduction to creating computer programs using a popular and powerful programming language such as Python or Ruby. Programs tell computers, step by step, how to do the amazing things they do, such as special effects for movies, apps for smart phones, searched through websites, and control of robots. Programs can stimulate and help evaluate models of our world. Students learn problem solving and critical thinking, crucial skills in college, careers, and life. Topics cover fundamental programming concepts including: variables and data types, conditional and iterative control structures, modularization with functions and parameters, and testing.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Directed Study, Online Undergraduate, Lecture Undergraduate

College of Natural/Comp Sci College
Natural and Computational Sci Division
Computer Science & Engineering Department

Course Attributes:
Tech and Innovation Eqiv Crse, College of Natural/Comp Sci

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