Breadth Topics in Computing Science Course Description: Undergraduate Computer Science OpenCourseWare by Capilano University

Published Dec 12, 2008

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Many fundamental concepts of computer programming and networking are explained in 'Breadth Topics in Computing Science,' an OpenCourseWare project offered by Capilano University. Readers interested in computer science can learn the groundwork here, while more advanced users will find it a good basic reference. This free online information would be useful for someone pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.

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Breadth Topics in Computing Science: Course Description

Successful computer programmers need a good grasp of the essential methods by which computer instructions are written and processed. Professors at Capilano University in North Vancouver, British Columbia, use these course materials to introduce students to a wide range of subjects in computer science. Start with lessons about hardware, software and the types of code at the heart of computer programs. Later, you'll learn about computer programming languages and networking. You can learn about algorithms, abstraction and even basic HTML. Keep reading, and this OpenCourseWare will take you from the earliest forms of programming in history, all the way to the processes of the Internet. These basic computing science OpenCourseWare materials are used as readings within several computer science courses at Capilano University.

This free online course includes short articles, often with illustrations, and slide presentation files. If you'd like to learn about a wide variety of basic topics in computer science, visit the computing science course page.

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