CSC 106

The Practice of Computer Science

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-1

Formerly: 212

A survey of aspects of the application of Computer Science. Topics include: algorithms; complexity and decidability; programming; hardware; software engineering; selected interdisciplinary topics; ethical and societal considerations. Optional topics include: cryptography; security; databases; human computer interaction; graphics.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of CSC 106, CSC 112, CSC 212.
  • Not open to third- or fourth-year students in Computer Science or Software Engineering program.

Undergraduate course in Computer Science offered by the Department of Computer Science in the Faculty of Engineering.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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