CSCI 171: Computing for Engineering & Science
-Completion of MATH 161 with a grade of C or better
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 099/101
-Placement at college level reading
This course covers the fundamental principles, methods, and concepts of computing with an emphasis on applications in the physical sciences and engineering. Basic problem solving and computing techniques will be taught using structured programming techniques. Fundamental algorithms, data structures, and ANSI C standard mathematical functions will be covered using engineering and scientific problems. Note: This course does not count for credit in a computer science program. 3 credit hours
Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.