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Introduces the Unix operating system, the Internet, and other important systems. Discusses their basic concepts and history. Introduces ethical issues such as privacy, security, reliability, and intellectual property.
1 QH credit
Prerequisite: Computer science majors only.
BSCS03 required course
BSCS04 required course
BACS required core
BSIS required course
This course continues the orientation for new computer science majors by focusing on competent and ethical uses of computer systems.
Professor John Casey
The Shiny Red Binder, as in COM1121.
Introduce students to the basic skills, competencies, and ethics of the computer science profession.
Freshman majoring in Computer Science or Information Science