Fundamental Computing CUGS

Fundamental Computing CUGS

CUGS in Fundamental Computing

Add the CS edge in Fundamental Computing

Targeted population: students with majors in the entire general university population other than tthose offered by the Computer Science department.

No previous experience or knowledge of computing technologies is required.

Purpose: to increase student marketability while helping to contend with and meet the challenges of students' current and future careers by providing a broad overview of key computing skills which are applicable and may be extended to almost every industry in the world today


Educational Goals: to gain exposure to and a general understanding of the diverse areas/domains to which computing can supplement a student's individual discipline and field:

  • Programming
  • Mobile Applications
  • Web Systems
  • Networks
  • Security

Students seeking this CUGS will be required to complete a total of 4 courses in 4 out of the 5 different domains of computing. This CUGS is not available to Computer Science majors or Computing and Informatics majors.

Domain #1: Programming
CS01.102 Introduction to Programming or
CS01.104 Introduction to Scientific Programming or
CS04.110 Introduction to Programming Using Robots or
CS04.103 Computer Science and Programming
Domain #2: Mobile Applications
CS04.171 Creating Android Applications
Domain #3: Web Systems
CS01.105 Web Literacy
Domain #4: Networks
CS01.210 Introduction to Networks and Data Communications
Domain #5: Security
CS01.211 Principles of Information Security
Last modified: 25 June 2016 16:32:12.