NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog
    Instructional Programs

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Associate in Science Degree AL, AN, LO, MA, WO

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Purpose: The curriculum is designed primarily for students who wish to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete the baccalaureate degree in Computer Science. The curriculum emphasizes the study of the science of computing and the use of computing in a scientific setting.

Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory completion of the following high school units or equivalent: 4 units of English and 4 units of college preparatory mathematics.

Credits
First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   CSC100Intro. to Computer Usage1
   CSC201Computer Science I4
   ENG111College Composition I3
   MTH173Calculus with Analytic Geom. I5
___Social Science Elective3
   STDElective1
 
   CSC202Computer Science II 4
   ENG112College Composition II 3
   MTH174Calculus with Analytic Geom. II 5
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1
___Social Science Elective 3

Total Credits/Semester1716

Credits
Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   CSC206Assembly Language3
___Social Science Elective3
___Natural Science/Lab Elective4
   SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication3
 
   CSC205Computer Organization 3
___General Elective 3
___Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
___Natural Science/Lab Elective 4
PED/RPK 1

Total Credits/Semester1314

Total credits for the A.S. Degree in Computer Science = 60.

1 Social science courses may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). All electives should be selected in conjunction with an advisor and after examining the requirements at the transfer institution.

2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 Natural science with laboratory numbered 100 or above may be chosen from BIO, CHM (except 101-102), PHY (101 or above), or GOL.

4 General elective should be selected in conjunction with an advisor and after examining the requirements at the transfer institution.

5 Humanities/fine arts elective should be selected in conjunction with an advisor and after examining the requirements at the transfer institution.


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