Computer Science Department
Mathematics, Science and Engineering


     
Computer Science Associate Degree Program:

The Computer Science Associate Degree program is designed to prepare the student for junior-level standing in a Computer Science program at a four-year institution. Students should refer to the Transfer Information link as well as the catalog of the intended transfer institution for specific requirements.

Suggested major sequence for the associate degree:

Subject and Number Title Units
Computer Science 1A Introduction to Computer Science 3
Computer Science 1B* Introduction to Programming 3
Computer Science 1C* Advanced Programming 3
Computer Science 1D* Data Structures 3
Computer Science 3A* Computer Organization and
Machine Language 3
Computer Science 3B* Computer Organization and
Assembly Language 3
Mathematics 3A* Analytic Geometry and Calculus 4
Mathematics 3B* Analytic Geometry and Calculus 4
Select one Specialty Course
from below 3 - 4
______
Total 29 - 30


Computer Language Specialty:

Computer Science 4A* Introduction to Java for Computer
Science         3
Computer Science 4B* Advanced Topics in Java for
Computer Science         3
Electronic Technology 114* Digital Electronic Circuits         4

* Course has a prerequisite or recommended preparation; see course description.

Associate in Science Degree:
Completion of all courses listed above and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in Science degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

Associate in Arts Degree:
Completion of 20 units in the major and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in Arts degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

RECOMMENDED ELECTIVES : Computer Science 4A, 4B; Mathematics 3C, 24, 26.


 
 
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