BSc Specialization

Specialization in Computer Science (BSc)

Graduation Requirements:

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must also satisfy the Bachelor of Science (four-year) degree requirements, which include regulations on first year and subject maximum and breadth requirements.

Program Requirements:

Students will need to achieve a minimum 60% average in the 54 credits presented for the Specialization in Computer Science.

Students must complete 120 credits including 54 credits in the Specialization as follows:
COSC 1557 Introduction to Computer Science 3 cr.
COSC 1567 Programming in C++ 3 cr.
COSC 1757 Digital Systems  3 cr.
COSC 2006 Data Structures I  3 cr.
COSC 2106 Machine Structures I  3 cr.
COSC 2667 Operating Systems I  3 cr.
COSC 2767 Object Oriented Programming  3 cr.
COSC 3306 Programming Paradigms  3 cr.
COSC 3606 Databases and Data Management  3 cr.
COSC 3657 Distributed Systems  3 cr.
Computer Science Options (Specialization and Major list) 9 cr.
All of the following: 15 cr.
MATH 1036 Calculus I  
MATH 1037 Calculus II  
MATH 1046 Introductory Linear Algebra  
MATH 1056 Discrete Mathematics I  
MATH 2046 Advanced Linear Algebra  

Other Science Requirements

Twelve credits from the following: 12 cr.
BIOL 1006 Introduction to Molecular and Cell Biology  
BIOL 1007 Introduction to Organismal and Evolutionary Biology  
CHEM 1006 General Chemistry I  
CHEM 1007 General Chemistry II  
PHYS 1006 General Physics I: Mechanics  
PHYS 1007 General Physics II: Mechanical Wave, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics  

Breadth Requirements and Electives:

ACAD 1601   3 cr.
Humanities 3 cr.
<Social Science and/or Professional Studies 6 cr.
Electives 42 cr.

Group Requirements:

Computer Science Options for the Specialization  (3 credits each)
COSC 1666 Engineering Graphics  
COSC 2007 Data Structures II  
COSC 2116 Artificial Neural Networks  
COSC 2406 Introduction to Game Design and Development  
COSC 3007 Artificial Intelligence  
COSC 3017 Introduction to Robotics  
COSC 3206 Theory of Computation  
COSC 3207 Computer Graphics  
COSC 3307 3D Computer Graphics  
COSC 3406 Advanced Game Design and Development  
COSC 3807 Project Management  
COSC 3997 Senior Practicum  
COSC 4106 Human Computer Interaction  

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