Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: CSCI                                     Course Number: 271                                    
Course Title: Introduction to Computing and Programming
Subject: Computer Science
CUNY Subject Area: Computer Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Computer problem solving and programming in a high level language such as C++ are introduced. Algorithmic problem solving and basic programming techniques are emphasized. Problems are solved using methods such as top-down design and stepwise iterative refinement. Programming topics include basic data types, operators and expressions, control structures, functions, arrays and pointers. Students are introduced to a modern program development environment in the computer lab and are expected to complete several programming projects.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. and MAT 105 or the equivalent.
General Education:
  • Meets Core Area   (Requirement Designation)
       Flexible Core - Scientific World

Start Date:    11/25/2013                         End Date: