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2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COS 397 - Computer Science Capstone 1

The first of a two-course sequence, designed to guide students in proposing the Capstone project in either an independent study, group project, or field experience format.  The focus is on the early stages of project work, including finding a suitable topic and project advisor, investigating related work, and writing a thorough project proposal.  The relevant skills are covered and practiced by studying a collection of classic and topical papers.

General Education Requirements: Upon completion of the two course sequence (COS 397 & COS 497)’ , ‘satisfies the General Education Writing Intensive and Capstone Experience Requirements.

Prerequisites: Grade of C- or higher in COS 420

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3