CS 4133/5133 Foundational Concepts of Computer Science

Examines the wide breadth of the field of computer science, beyond the programming of the computers. Topics include Data Storage and Manipulation, Computer Organization, Operating Systems, Networking and the Internet, Software Engineering, Databases, and Artificial Intelligence. This course aims to give potential teachers a general introduction to some of the commonly taught sub-disciplines in computer science with the aim of giving them enough grounding to have an informed discussion with a student before going on to do further/deeper learning in a topic.

Course details

Term: 
Summer 2019
Section: 
61
Class Nbr: 
81060/81062
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jun 17, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019
Meets In-Person June 17, July 1, July 22, August 5 and August 15 in Des Moines (times and locations TBD).
Course notes: 

This section is open enrollment.

Course delivery

Location: 
Des Moines, IA-exact location TBD

Instructor(s)

J. Ben Schafer
Sarah Diesburg

Enrollment information

Tuition: 
$75/unit plus technology fee of $38
Questions?
Carolina Wilson

Continuing and Distance Education

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