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Computational Thinking

Introduction to the encoding of information as data and the automation of quantitative reasoning with computer programs. This course covers the basics of the Python programming language with examples drawn from many fields (e.g. chemistry, biology, linguistics, art, music). This is the first course for those interested in computer science. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Quantitative Reasoning requirement. Meets the Critical Learning: FRL requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: FRL, Critical Perspectives: Q

1 unit — Ellsworth, Scott, Wellman

Offerings

Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 1 Computational Thinking Dan Ellsworth Tutt Science Building 213 32 / 1 10/20/2021
Fall 2021 Block 4 Computational Thinking Richard Wellman TBA 25 / 0 10/20/2021
Spring 2022 Block 7 Computational Thinking Richard Wellman TBA 25 / 25 10/20/2021
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