Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Introduction to computers and information science. Includes computer terminology,
computer hardware and software, networks, common operating systems, data representation,
telecommunications, Internet access and security issues, computer ethics, and beginning
computer programming concepts, and an introduction to research processes and methods
through online tools and sources. Topics are motivated by current issues and events.
Discussions include examination of such issues as privacy, intellectual property,
and cloud computing.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.