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Computer Science for Liberal Arts

Objectives for Computer Science for Liberal Arts

  • Graduates should be prepared to pursue a professional career in or related to computing or software. [measurable by surveys]

  • Top graduates should be prepared to succeed in graduate study in computer science. [measurable by placement]

  • Graduates should be able to use computer-science theory to analyze algorithms and to reason about properties of programs, including structure, behavior, and performance. [measurable by exams and homework assignments]

  • Graduates should be able to solve problems by using principled methods to create, extend, critique, and improve software. [measurable by homework assignments]

  • Graduates should be able to apply their knowledge and skills to open-ended problems with more than one good answer. [measurable by homework assignments]

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