Course Home - Spring 2013

Professor: Sana Odeh
Clinical Professor
Faculty Liaison for Global Programs of Computer Science
Computer Science Department
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
New York University

Email: Odeh (AT) courant (DOT) nyu (DOT) edu
Office: 251 Mercer Street, Room 321 :: New York City, 10012

Whenever you have a question about the course material, please feel free to see me during my office hours or write me an email message. If at any time you feel that you are falling behind or are overwhelmed by the material, let me know: I will be very happy to help you.

Course Description:

This course provides a gentle introduction to the fundamentals of programming, which is the foundation of Computer Science. It is intended as a first course in programming; No prior computing programming experience is needed. Programming has revolutionized every aspect of our lives from art and other media to education, business, and the core sciences. Students will understand the basics of how computer programs are created. Students design, write, and debug simple computer programs.

Prerequisite: Three years of high school mathematics or equivalent. No prior computing experience is assumed. Students with any programming experience should consult with the computer science department before registering. Students who have taken or are taking Introduction to Computer Science (CSCI-UA 101) will not receive credit for this course. Note: This course is not intended for computer science majors, although it is a prerequisite for students with no previous programming experience who want to continue into CSCI-UA 101.


Course goals


Exams: Please note that all Exams are hand-written exams: no books, and no computers.




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