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Minor in Computer Science (BA, BS) (27 credits)

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Apply structured principles and good practices to the task of developing software systems.
  • Understand how hardware provides the necessary structure for execution and influences the design of software.
  • Understand general operating system functions and structures, comprehend system capabilities, and modify systems to meet specifications.
  • Effectively communicate both technical and non-technical aspects of their work in formal and informal situations.
  • Understand the professional code of ethics and the need to conduct themselves in a professional manner.
  • Apply formal methods to the process of constructing systems and appreciate the need to study and develop such methods.
  • Analyze the processes used when designing a system and employ established frameworks to evaluate the completed work.
  • Apply the principles learned in the core curriculum to various application domains, build on these principles, and stay current in their knowledge.

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