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CSCI 169. Computers in Society

Credits: 3
Department: Computer Science
Description: Same as CNA 169. History, moral and social implications of computer technology, problem solving, extensive hands-on microcomputer experience involving software packages (including word processing, database management, spreadsheets).
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply human-computer drag-and drop interface and computational thinking to solve problems.
2. Identify and apply basics of spreadsheet, xhtml, database and script programming to solve computational problems.
3. Use tools available in cyber infrastructure to identify network packets and detect intrusions.
4. Apply ethical, legal and security concepts in professional and social settings.

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