This is an introduction to Computer
Science for new students at ASU (mainly freshmen). In this class you will
get a broad overview of the area of CS with particular emphasis on
"Computer Science in not programming". In addition you will
be exposed to topics such as Ethics, Globalization, ASU outlook and
transitioning to College. All material needed for the class will be posted
here as well as any additional links needed.
Please visit the CSE
Community on Blackboard
Homeworks -- please make sure you submit all your
homeworks, as the course is graded on homeworks. There is no late penalty.
Your homework will be graded on diligence, originality, correctness,
completeness and adherence to instructions.
Recommended Textbook: None
Learning Support Services:
Counseling & Consultation:
Barrett Honors College:
(honors faculty advisor Dr. Mutsumi Nakamura)
Student Clubs and
Organizations at [SCI] [Engineering]
All services for
SCI Courses and
Research Award (faculty nominated):
Undergrad. Research Initiative):
Engineering Tutoring Center located in ECF
100. Tutoring is free to ASU engineering, construction and
computer science students in ECF 100Topics include Math 170, 265, 266,
267, 274, 275; Physics 121,131 as well as other math, science and
engineering courses. See the website for a complete course list.
Chemistry Department – located in PSH
137. Various tutors are available on request: http://chemistry.asu.edu/undergrad/LRC.asp
Engineering Residential Community: San
Pablo residence hall 5:00 pm to 10:00pm M-Th
Learning Support Services – 5 locations.
Provides free daytime and evening tutoring for more than 100
courses. The LSS also provides on-line tutoring, writing support,
academic coaching, and software training. www.asu.edu/studentaffairs/lss/.
Center – located in PSA 116. Provides help
with MAT 113 (and the stretch version 194), 117, 119, 142,
170, 210, 211, 251, and MTE 180 and 181. http://math.asu.edu/fym/TutorCenter/TutorCenter.html
Physics Department – located in PSH 352.
Tutoring is provided by appointment for PHY 121/122, 131/132, 361
Center – located in UASB
140. This center has peer and graduate tutors who have been recommended by their writing
instructors for excellent writing skills and peer