Course Description

CS 120 Computer Science I
4 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: Mathematics placement recommendation of MA 100 or higher, or CS 101 or CIS 110.

This intensive, fast-paced course is the first programming course for computer science and network computing majors. Topics include methods and parameters, conditionals, loops, arrays, graphical user interfaces and object-oriented program design.

Note: This course is recommended for students with a strong desire to learn programming but lack experience. Students without interest in computer programming should consider CS 101 instead. Students with a substantial programming background should take CS 120A.