Computer Science - Spring 2018

Intro to Computer Science — 3217
CSC 1510 – 3 credits
Frances G. Marsh

Students will develop computer literacy by studying an overview of computing and a brief introduction to programming. Topics include a history of computers and computing, computer system components, data representation, the impact of computers on society, computer ethics, an introduction to data communications, networking, word processing, spreadsheets, programming in a structured language, and e-mail. Students will also use the Internet and a browser to access the World Wide Web. Less than 20% of class time is spent on lab exercises. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Introduction to HTML & CSS — 3218
CSC 1530 – 3 credits
Frances G. Marsh

Students will study HTML language, usability concepts, and embedding JavaScript programming code. Students will design web pages using tables, forms, cascading style sheets, multimedia, and JavaScript. Students will also learn how to publish a web page with video clips and sound. Prerequisite: some knowledge of HTML required. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Microcomputer Applications I — 3246
CSC 1560 – 4 credits
Jean C. McGowan

Students use application software such as Microsoft Office to study word processing, spreadsheets, database management, and presentation software. The integration and practical application of these topics is stressed throughout the course. Students will spend a substantial amount of out-of-class time working on computer projects. Prerequisite: MAT 0500 or higher; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Microcomputer Applications I — 3248
CSC 1560 – 4 credits
Dawn M. Wood-Sager

Students use application software such as Microsoft Office to study word processing, spreadsheets, database management, and presentation software. The integration and practical application of these topics is stressed throughout the course. Students will spend a substantial amount of out-of-class time working on computer projects. Prerequisite: MAT 0500 or higher; must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Programming Concepts/Appl — 3185
CSC 1570 – 3 credits
Sung J. Lee

Students will learn the components of the programming cycle including problem analysis, algorithm development, design implementation, debugging, and acceptable documentation standards. Students will implement their algorithms using an object-oriented programming language. Corequisite: MAT 0600. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Computer Hardware&Sys Software — 3187
CSC 1580 – 3 credits
Jeffrey R. Davis

Students will study the design, installation, configuration, and maintenace of hardware and software components of a computer. Interior components covered include memory, disk drives, expansion cards, and power supplies. Other common I/O devices and peripherals such as printers and the mouse are studied. Major categories of system software, operationg systems, and diagnotic ustilities are covered. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Computer Programming — 3190
CSC 1590 – 4 credits
Sung J. Lee

Students will learn algorithm development and object-oriented program design using an object-oriented language such as Java. Topics include control structures, program debugging, documentation, user-defined methods, parameter passing, graphical user interfaces, arrays, and user-defined classes. Students spend a substantial amount of out-of-class time working on computer projects. Prerequisite: CSC 1570; Corequisite: MAT 1590; Must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Microcomputer Applications II — 3255
CSC 1760 – 3 credits
Jean C. McGowan

Students will further their study of topics from CSC 1560 using a software package such as Microsoft Office. Database topics include action queries, custom reports and forms, macros, and modules. Students spend a major portion of the semester developing an application using a relational database. Spreadsheet topics include macros, charts, and data analysis tools. Some advanced features of word processing such as directories and forms are included. Prerequisite: CSC 1560. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Web Programming — 3193
CSC 2410 – 3 credits
Sung J. Lee

Students will study client and server side programming techniques using current scripting languages. Projects will emphasize the design of websites that interface with databases. Students will spend a substantial amount of out-of-class time working on computer projects. Prerequisite: CSC 1630 and CSC 1590 or programming experience. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
CIT Capstone — 3258
CSC 2450 – 3 credits
David T. Jeffery

Students investigate current topics in computer information technology. Regular class sessions center on investigation of these issues with students leading the discussion. Students will reflect on and discuss ethics as it pertains to the field of computing. Students prepare for entry into the workplace through professional writing assignments and discussions of workplace survival skills. Prerequisite: Student must be within one semester of graduation in the A.A.S. Information Technology or Computer Information Systems degree program or have permission of the instructor. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Introduction to Networks — 3194
CSC 2510 – 3 credits
Jeffrey R. Davis

Students will explore topics in computer networking including networking design and architecture, data transmission, standards, and protocols. Local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN) will be studied along with the technologies that support the Internet. Upon course completion, students will demonstrate knowledge of these topics and have the ability to work with these concepts. Students will have some hands-on experience in this course. Prerequisite: CSC 1570 or equivalent programming experience; Corequisite: CSC 1580. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Database Management — 3196
CSC 2660 – 4 credits
Jeffrey R. Davis

Students will learn about database design methodology, exploring various data models, particularly the relational model. Topics include relational algebra, query languages, design techniques, security considerations, and database implementation. Students will use a database management system such as Oracle or MySQL. Prerequisite: CSC 1590 or CSC 1760. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD
Computer Organization — 3197
CSC 2670 – 4 credits
Frances G. Marsh

Upon course completion, students will demonstrate the ability to discuss the hierarchy of a computer system including digital-logic level, machine level, operating system level, and assembly level. Students will also be able to list major differences between various computer systems. Students work on projects that might include assembly language programming, internal organization of a typical PC, number systems, and digital logic. Prerequisite: CSC 1590 or equivalent programming experience. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Cattaraugus County
Jan 16 – May 17 TBD