Computer Science

Computer Science Associate in Science Degree 2020-2021

(Major #C.6920.AS)

Upon completion of the program, students should be able to understand the social impact of computers on human society, carry out computer-related tasks with professional ethics, and write programs using both procedural and object-oriented programming languages.

Major requirements (20 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Required Core:
Course Course Description Units
CSCI 40 Programming Concepts and Methodology I 4
CSCI 41 Programming Concepts and Methodology II 4
List A – Select 12 units
Course Course Description Units
CSCI 26 Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science 4
CSCI 45 Computer Organization & Assembly Language Programming 4
MATH 5A Math Analysis I 5
MATH 5B Math Analysis II 4
PHYS 2A or
PHYS 4A
General Physics 1 or
Physics for Scientists and Engineers
4
PHYS 2B or
PHYS 4B
General Physics 2 or
Physics for Scientists and Engineers
4

Additional Information

Recommended Courses:

  • Mathematics 5A, 5B
  • Physics 2A, 2B

Transfer

Purpose: To prepare students for transfer into four-year computer science programs.

Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should familiarize themselves with the computer science program requirements at the school to which they will transfer.

  1. Understand the social impact of computers on human society
  2. Carry out computer-related tasks with professional ethics
  3. Write programs using procedural programming language
  4. Write programs using object-oriented programming language
  5. Analyze and solve application problems in science and engineering
  6. Write programs using advanced programming concepts

Faculty Advisor(s): Kerney


2020-2021 Computer Science Associate in Science Degree