(Formerly CS019)

Accelerated Introduction to Computer Science

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Location:Online / Synchronous encouraged
Meeting Time:MWF 11-11:50 OR MWF 4:00-4:50
Offered this year?Yes
When Offered?Every year


A one-semester introduction to CS covering programming integrated with core data structures, algorithms, and analysis techniques, similar to the two-course introductory sequences (CSCI 0150-0160 and CSCI 0170-0180). Students wishing to take CSCI 0190 must pass a a sequence of online placement assignments. Though the placement process is most appropriate for students who have had some prior programming experience, it is self-contained so all are welcome to try learning the provided material and attempting placement. Placement information will be available by June 1st at Students who do not successfully pass the placement process won't be allowed to register.

CSCI 0190 will be a virtual offering with two virtual live meetings on MWF at 11 AM and 4 PM US ET. Students are strongly encouraged to attend one of the virtual meetings on the days they're held and are welcome but not required to attend both.

CRN: 16583