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CSCI 361. Introduction to Scripting Programming

Credits: 3
Department: Computer Science
Description: Writing scripts using shell scripting and R scripting. Shell and R scripting basics and environment, arithmetic, decision making and repetition control structures, arrays, functions.
Prerequisites: CSCI 201
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Manipulate shell scripting and R scripting and its environment
2. Use input and output instructions in shell and R scripting
3. Apply variable declarations and solve mathematical expressions
4. Construct scripts using shell and R control structures, including decision making and repetition
5. Apply divide-and-conquer techniques to write shell and R functions
6. Use array data structures and process them

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