Oct 18, 2019  
2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, A.S.


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HEGIS: 5103.00
PROGRAM CODE: 01040

The curriculum presented here applies to students who started the major in Fall 2018 or Spring 2019. If you enrolled as a matriculant prior to that, please see the College Catalog for the year you started the major as a matriculant for the curriculum requirements that apply to you.

Consultation with the Program Advisor is required.

Learning Outcomes:


Upon successful completion of the Computer Science degree program requirements, graduates will:

  1. analyze, design, implement, and understand computer based solutions and apply them to real world applications
  2. demonstrate proficiency in programming concepts and techniques by creating logically sound and efficient algorithms
  3. demonstrate ability to analyze and troubleshoot computer problems and identify appropriate solutions
  4. comprehend the structure of a computing system, design of its basic components, and interaction of hardware and software
  5. demonstrate the ability to transfer a graphical representation of a logical process to a written representation
  6. ability to apply mathematical knowledge in the areas of calculus and discrete mathematics to problems in computer science

College Requirements:


Successful completion of CUNY Assessment Tests in Reading, Writing, and ACCUPLACER CUNY Assessment Test in Math with passing examination scores, unless otherwise exempt, or developmental courses may be required.

Civic Engagement Experiences:


Two (2) Civic Engagement experiences satisfied by Civic Engagement Certified or Civic Engagement Component courses or approved outside activity.

Writing Intensive Requirement:


One (1) Writing Intensive course in any discipline is required. Participation in a Learning Community that includes ENG 1200  or ENG 2400  also satisfies this requirement.

Required Core (4 Courses, 13 Credits):


When Required Core Courses are specified for a category, they are required for the major

* This program has a waiver to require particular courses in the Common Core, otherwise more than the minimum credits for the degree may be necessary.

Flexible Core (6 Courses, 20 Credits):


When Flexible Core Courses are specified for a category, they are required for the major

One course from each Group A to D (Group E is satisfied by the courses shown.).

No more than two courses can be selected from the same discipline

A. World Cultures and Global Issues Designated Course


B. U.S. Experience in its Diversity Designated Course


C. Creative Expression Designated Course


D. Individual and Society Designated Course


E. Scientific World Designated Courses


This program has a waiver to require particular courses in the Common Core, otherwise more than the minimum credits for the degree may be necessary.

Electives:


0 credits sufficient to meet required total of 60 credits

Total Credits: 60


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