COSC1335 Computers and Problem Solving

Course Description

Introduction to basic issues related to computer aided problem solving. Computational problems will be studied using software packages including spreadsheets and database systems. Use of the Internet and the World Wide Web as problem solving resources is introduced. Basics of computer systems will be introduced. Same as Business Field of Study course COSC/BCIS 1305.

Course Credits: 3

Prerequisites: MATH 1332

Student Learning Outcomes

By the end of the semester, you should be able to:
  • Understand the concepts and basics of computer systems
  • Use of the Internet as problem solving resources
  • Know how to use software packages such as Microsoft Office 365, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.