Introduction to Computer Science

Hanyang University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Computer Science

  • Host University

    Hanyang University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Computer Info Systems, Computer Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course will introduce the field of computer science and the fundamentals of computer programming. Introduction to Computer Science is specifically designed for students with no prior programming experience and taking this course does not require a background in computer science. This course will introduce a variety of fundamental topics within the field of computer science and will use Java, which is a high-level, portable, and well-constructed computer programming language, to demonstrate those principles.
    The course starts with an overview of the course topics followed by introducing the fundamentals of Java, common algorithms, data structures and design echniques as well as object-oriented programming terminology and concepts. By the end of the course, you will have a strong understanding of the fundamentals of computer science, programming design skills and the Java programming language. A combination of lectures and lab exercises will be used to teach this course.


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