312 Introduction to Programming

Undergraduate Program
Core - Programming

Restricted to computer science majors. CS 312 is the first part of a two-part sequence in Java programming. Includes the fundamental concepts of structured programming; procedures and data structures with a focus on problem solving strategies and implementation; introduction to concepts of informal specification, informal reasoning about program behavior, debugging, and ad hoc testing. Only one of the following courses may be counted: Computer Science 303E, 305J, 312, 312H. Credit for Computer Science 312 may not be earned after a student has received credit for Computer Science 314 or 314H.


Credit with a grade of at least C- or registration for Mathematics 305G, or a passing score on the College of Natural Sciences mathematics placement examination.