Curriculum Guides

2013-2014

Computer Science (3460)

B.S. - Bachelor of Science

Major: Computer Sci - Systems (346004BS)

Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences

Learning Outcomes
Students will demonstrate fundamental knowledge and skills in Computer Science.

Year 1

Fall
3450:208 Intro to Discrete Math4
3300:111 English Composition I3
3460:209 Computer Science I4
Modern Language:Any 35xx:1014
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
3460:210 Computer Science II4
3450:221 Analytic Geometry-Calculus I4
3300:112 English Composition II3
Physical Education/Wellness:Any1
Modern Language:Any 35xx:1024
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 2

Fall
3450:222 Analytic Geometry-Calculus II4
3460:421 Object-Oriented Programming3
Oral Communication:Any3
Elective:Any3
Modern Language:Any 35xx:2013
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
4450:320 Computer Systems3
3460:316 Data Structures3
Natural Science:Any Set4
Upper Level Elective:3460:4xx Computer Science 3
Modern Language:Any 35xx:2023
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 3

Fall
3470:461 Applied Statistics4
3460:426 Operating Systems3
3460:307 Internet Systems Programming3
Humanities:Any Set3
Natural Science:Any OTHER Set4
Min Credit Total 17
Spring
3400:210 Humanities in Western Trad I4
3460:480 Software Engineering3
Social Science:Any Set3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Upper Level Elective:3460:4xx Computer Science 3
Min Credit Total 15
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
3460:435 Algorithms3
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Social Science:Any OTHER Set3
Upper Level Elective:Any 300/4004
Upper Level Elective:3460:4xx Computer Science 3
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
3460:490 Senior Seminar in Computer Sci3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Elective:Any6
Upper Level Elective:3460:4xx Computer Science 3
Upper Level Elective:3460:4xx Computer Science 3
Min Credit Total 17
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
3470:401 Probability and Statistics for Engineers may be substituted for 3470:461 Applied Statistics I.
4450:325 Operating Systems Concepts may be substituted for 3460:426 Operating Systems.
7700:101,102,201,202, & 222 may be substituted for Modern Language (35xx) courses.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 128 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.
Three Year Accelerated Option
For first time students who have earned credits for at least the first year of courses. Credits can be earned through qualifying scores on appropriate Advanced Placement (AP) exams or through Postsecondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEOP) courses. Credits for qualifying AP scores or PSEOP courses are determined by the appropriate academic department. Departments may assign varied course credit, depending on the student’s score on an AP exam or PSEOP course. Students may also receive credit by examination or via placement tests, where appropriate.

Guide Updated: 03-18-2013