CSCI0020: The Digital World

Welcome to CS2!

CSCI 0020: The Digital World removes the mystery surrounding computers and the ever-growing digital world. The course introduces a range of topics and many aspects of multimedia, along with explanations of the underlying digital technology and its relevance to our society. Other topics include artificial intelligence, IT security, ethics and the economics of computing as well as the effects of its pervasiveness in today's world. Introductory programming and analytic skills are developed through HTML, Photoshop, Excel and Python assignments. CSCI0020 is a good introduction to a wide range of CS topics that have broad relevance in our society. No prerequisites. Cannot be taken to fulfill CS Concentration. Not for CS concentrators.

Please refer to our page on Canvas for course announcements, assignment submissions, and other information about CS2!

Resources

Here are some cool links of interest:

howtogeek.com - lot's of useful info posted on a daily basis

How a CPU really works

Announcements

11/28/2018

The Optional Early Exam is going to be on Dec 11 in our regular classroom at 9AM.

10/02/2018

Midterm exam will be held on October 11 in Salomon DECI at 9am

9/18/2018

Congratulations to Sammy for winning the first Millionaire Quiz Show!

9/15/2018

Our tech guide is up! Go here for help with submitting assignments as .zip files, and other non-coursework technical issues.

9/13/2018

Sign up for Piazza!

9/11/2018

Fill out the Collaboration Policy and sign up for Lab Section!