CS101 - Prof Skills, Ethics and CS Trends - Syllabus

Course Description

       Guest speakers from the Computer Science field

o   Industry

o   Students

o   BU career-enabling staff

Course credit: 1 credit

Goals

       to provide an understanding of the social, legal and ethical context of computing

       to describe department, school and university computing and career resources

       to introduce some of the research activities available in industry and at BU

       to introduce students to the kinds of jobs available to CS majors both after graduation and with internships

Requirements

       attendance - (for absences, see excuses)

       journals - to be discussed in first class

Texts - none to buy

Grades

 

Percent of final grade

Minimum grade needed to pass

journals & resume

80%

70

quizzes

20%

60