Course Catalog - 2020-2021

     

COMP 140 - COMPUTATIONAL THINKING

Long Title: COMPUTATIONAL THINKING
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Credit Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: An introduction to computational problem solving designed to give an overview of computer science using real-world problems across a broad range of disciplines. Students learn how to think about these problems and how to structure effective solutions to them using computation. No programming knowledge is required or expected; students learn how to implement their solutions in Python. If you register for fully online section, you must have a webcam and you must take the exams in person. *Final exams will not be in person in Fall 2020.*
Course URL: http://www.clear.rice.edu/comp140