(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture, 1 hour lab
This course provides a non-scientific introduction to the use of computers and their impact on society. Major topics in the field will be explored, ranging from the workings of computers and software, to the implications of the Internet. Students will develop a technical competency by applying foundational concepts from lecture in the lab through the use of computers for word processing, spreadsheet analysis, database management and communications.
Note: Only one of Computer Science 1103, 1171, 1205, 1207, 1209, 1213 or 2203 can be used towards satisfying graduation requirements.