CSC1310 - Foundations of Computer Science - Fall 2016


Instructors: Yukong Zhang

Teaching Assistants: TBD

Office: McFadden 103

Email: yzhang at txwes dot edu

Lectures: Section 01: MWF 10:00am McF107

Office Hours: TBD

Phone: (817) 531-4885


Topics include problem solving and software development principles including prob- lem decomposition, abstraction , data structures, algorithm design and analysis, debug- ging, and testing; computer architectures including low-level data representation and instruction processing; computer systems including programming languages, compilers, operating systems; real-world application including networks, security and cryptography, arti cial intelligence, and social issues.

Prerequisites: MAT-0301 or concurrent enrollment

Text Book: Computer Science Illuminated by Dale Nell, 5th Edition


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