Computer Programming Cognate

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The Cognate in Programming is designed so that students who wish to go beyond an introductory computer programming course to be able to meet the challenges that technology imposes.

This cognate is for UNH students who are interested in acquiring skills beyond just a basic programming language. This cognate would be an alternative to students who are not going to pursue a minor in Computer Science or Information Technology but still want to have the opportunity to partake a coherent, if short, curriculum that gives them a foundation to participate in programming activities as applicable to their technical areas.

The cognate consists of  three courses in total, with one required course and two courses selected from four different sequence options. The Cognate will appear on each student’s transcript.

Required Course:

IT 403Introduction to Internet Technologies4

Choose one of the following two-course sequences:

Sequence one:
CS 415Introduction to Computer Science I4
CS 416Introduction to Computer Science II4
or IT 505 Database Programming
Sequence two:
CS 414From Problems to Algorithms to Programs4
CS 417From Programs to Computer Science4
or IT 505 Database Programming
Sequence three:
CS 410Introduction to Scientific Programming4
CS 417From Programs to Computer Science4
or IT 505 Database Programming
CS 405Introduction to Applications Programming with Visual Basic4
IT 505Database Programming4