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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CS 104 The Computer as a Tool


This course is an introduction to the computer as an information processing tool. It surveys general purpose programs: word processing, spreadsheets, database management and presentation graphics. It presents fundamental computer concepts: hardware, software and introduction to programming. It analyzes specialized uses of the computer in the arts, education, humanities and sciences and considers the role of the computer in society.

Prerequisite: Completion of MA 095 ; or placement into MA 100  or higher.