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Topics in Computer Science†

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A course for presenting advanced topics in computer science.  Topics may vary from year to year according to the interest of faculty and students.

Credits: 
3 to 4
† This course is available for CS Graduate degree credit.
Learning Goals: 
Computer Science majors ...
  • will be prepared to contribute to a rapidly changing field by acquiring a thorough grounding in the core principles and foundations of computer science (e.g., techniques of program design, creation, and testing; key aspects of computer hardware; algorithmic principles).
  • will acquire a deeper understanding on (elective) topics of more specialized interest, and be able to critically review, assess, and communicate current developments in the field.
  • will be prepared for the next step in their careers, for example, by having done a research project (for those headed to graduate school), a programming project (for those going into the software industry), or some sort of business plan (for those going into startups).
Notes: 

Semesters offered by arrangement.