Course Information

Check back closer to the beginning of the fall semester for more information!

Important Files and Links

All other files will be stored on Moodle for this class. You will receive instructions on how to access Moodle during the first class period.

Important Dates for Fall 2017

Course Description

An introduction to computer programming, with an emphasis on the development of good programming habits and skills utilizing Python. Topics will include programming basics such as loops, decisions, lists, functions, file I/O, arrays, objects, classes, inheritance. 4 credits.

Prerequisite: MATH placement score of at least 46.


Required Textbook: We will be using an online textbook published by zyBooks. Your subscription will cost $48 for the semester. More information about how to access the textbook will be provided closer to the beginning of the semester.

Software: All associated software is downloadable for free. More specific information will be provided in class and on Moodle.

Grading Information

If you have a weighted average of at least... You will earn a(n):
90% A
87% B+
80% B
77% C+
70% C
60% D