2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 88

B-88 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
ComputerScienceEmphasis
ASSOCIATEOFSCIENCE
This is a two-year transferableprogram leading
to an associateof sciencewith an emphasis in
computer science. Computer science encompasses
themethodology, tools, techniques, and theoryof
informationderivation, storage,manipulation and
communication.All courses recommendedwill partially
satisfy thebachelor of science in computer science and
engineering at theUniversityofNevada, Reno.
EMPHASISOUTCOMES
Students completing the emphasiswill:
• Have the ability toapplyknowledgeof computingand logical
reasoningnecessary toanalyze aproblemand identify, formulate
anduse the appropriate analytical skills toobtaina solution.
• Have the ability todesignand implement a computerprogram to
meet desired specifications for aproblem.
• Have the ability to communicate andwork effectivelyona team to
achieve a commongoal.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
ENGLISH................................................................6CREDITS
Required: ENG101and102or ENG113and114
FINEARTS.............................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:The following coursesarehighly recommended for
studentswishing tomajor inComputer ScienceatUNR:ART100,ART
260,ART261*,HUM105,MUS121,THTR100,THTR105,THTR180,
THTR210.
HUMANITIES.......................................................3CREDITS
Recommended: CH201 ishighly recommended for studentswishing
tomajor inComputer ScienceatUNR.
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Required:MATH181.Additional creditsmaybeused to satisfy
electives.
SCIENCE................................................................6CREDITS
Required: PHYS180/180L, PHYS181/181L.Additional creditsmaybe
used to satisfyelectives.
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Recommended: CH202 ishighly recommended for studentswishing
tomajor inComputer ScienceatUNR.
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............24CREDITS
ADDITIONALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY............................................................3CREDITS
Recommended: Choosing fromANTH201,ANTH205, EDU203,HIST
208,HIST209,HIST227, PSY276, SOC205, or SOC276willmeet this
requirement.
SCIENCE..............................................................(6CREDITS)
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
Recommended: CH203orPSC101 is required for studentswishing
tomajor inComputer ScienceatUNR.
TOTALADDITIONAL
DEGREEREQUIREMENTS........................6CREDITS
EMPHASISREQUIREMENTS
CPE201 Introduction toComputer Engineering..........................4
CS135R Computer Science I........................................................3
CS202 Computer Science II.......................................................3
CS282 SimulationPhysics.........................................................4
ENGR100 Introduction toEngineeringDesign.............................(3)
or
CIT128 Introduction toSoftwareDevelopment.......................(4)
MATH182 Calculus II.......................................................................4
MATH283 Calculus III......................................................................4
TOTALEMPHASIS
REQUIREMENTS..................................31-32CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
MATH181 (additional 1 credit fromGen. Ed.) ................................1
PHYS181 (additional 2 credits fromGen. Ed.) ...............................2
Elective credits fromCS/CIT courseprefix . .................2-3
Recommend: CIT173 Introduction toLinux.........................................3
TOTALELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS...5-6CREDITS
TOTALDEGREE
REQUIREMENTS...........................60-62CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Elective
CSorCITcourseprefix
(2-3)
Emphasis
CS135R
ComputerScience I
3
FineArts
GEElective Choosefromrecommended list
3
English
ENG101
Composition I
3
Emphasis
ENGR100or
CIT128
IntroductiontoEngineeringDesignor
IntroductiontoSoftwareDevelopment
(3)
(4)
Total 14-16
2ndSemester
Emphasis
CS202
ComputerScience II
3
Diversity
Elective
Choosefromrecommended list
3
English
ENG102
Composition II
3
Mathematics
MATH181 Calculus I
4
Total 13
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Humanities
CH201
AncientandMedievalCultures
3
Emphasis
CPE201
IntroductiontoComputerEngineering 4
Emphasis
MATH182 Calculus II
4
Science
PHYS
180/180L
PhysicsforScientistsandEngineers I/
Lab I
4
Total 15
2ndSemester
SocialScience
CH202
TheModernWorld
3
U.S.and Nevada
Constitutions
CH203
AmericanExperiencesand
ConstitutionalChange
3
Emphasis
CS282
SimulationPhysics
4
Emphasis
MATH283 Calculus III
4
Science
PHYS
181/181L
PhysicsforScientistsandEngineers II/
Lab II
4
Total 18
DegreeTotal 60-62
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