CSCI 130: Computer Science I
-Completion of CSCI 101 with a grade of C or better
-Completion of TMAT 103, MATH 106, or MATH 109 with a grade of C or better
-Placement at college level English
Concurrent enrollment in CSCI 115 is suggested. CSCI 130 is the first course in a sequence of courses for majors in Computer Science. The course introduces a disciplined approach to problem-solving and algorithm development in addition to an introduction to object-oriented programming and data abstraction. The following topics are covered: selection, repetition, and sequence control structures; program design, testing, and good programming style; high-level programming languages; abstract and primitive data types; variable scope and access control; classes and objects; polymorphism and inheritance; arrays, sorting and files. Secure programming techniques are addressed throughout the course. 4 credit hours
IAI Major Code - CS 911
Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.