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COSC 1301 - Introduction to Computing (3-2-2)
Overview of computer systems—hardware, operating systems, and microcomputer application software, including the Internet, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, and databases. Current issues such as the effect of computers on society, and the history and use of computers in business, educational, and other modern settings are also studied. This course provides the required computer literacy core competencies that all students need to attain by graduation.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COSC 1315 - Fundamentals of Programming (3-3-1)
An introduction to computer concepts, logic, and computer programming. Includes designing, coding, debugging, testing, and documenting programs using a high-level programming language. The emphasis of the course will be on design and concepts more so than on extensive language syntax.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COSC 1320 - C++ Programming (3-2-2)
This is an introduction to the C++ programming language and its subset, the C programming language. Program structure, blocks, storage types, console and file I/O, functions, arrays, strings, pointers, call-by-reference, call-by-value, and dynamic memory allocation will be discussed. The concept of classes will be introduced. The differences between C++ and C will also be discussed.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: COSC 1315 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COSC 2415 - Data Structures (4-3-3)
Investigation of techniques for program design, testing, and debugging. Data structures are studied including stacks, queues, linked lists and binary trees. Searching, sorting, recursion, strings, and arrays are also covered. Taught in appropriate high-level language.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: COSC 1320 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
COSC 2425 - Computer Organization and Machine Language -- PC Assembly (4-3-3)
Computer organization and programming for the microcomputer. Emphasis on macros, assemblers, loaders, linkers, channels, subroutines, coroutines, internal and I/O operations, low level I/O, recursion, data manipulation including arrays and records.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: B Prerequisites: Two semesters of programming or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014