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COS 140 - Foundations of Computer Science


A rigorous, non-programming introduction to the field of computer science.  Several core areas of computer science are introduced, including digital logic, computer organization and architecture, operating systems, programming languages, and computer networks.  For each, particular solutions to fundamental problems in the area are studied in depth to expose the student to what the field is actually about how computer scientists think.  No programming is taught or required in the course.

General Education Requirements:

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3