Skip to main content
The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Introduction to Problem Solving with Computers

COMPSCI 121

An introductory course in problem solving, using the programming language Java. Focuses on the fundamental concepts of problem solving and on computer implementation. Intended for computer science majors or those applying for the major. Satisfactory completion is a prerequisite for all higher-level computer science courses. Use of a laptop computer required. Prerequisite: high school algebra and basic math skills (R1). (Gen.Ed. R2)
Course Details

Open

CPE Class with Moodle
May 17, 2021 - Jul 17, 2021
01
86812
4
Prerequisite: Completion of the R1 General Education Requirement (or a score of 20 or higher on the Math Placement Exam, Part A) or one of the following courses: Math 101 & 102, Math 104, 127, 128, 131 or 132.
R2
Base Cost: $1,928 ($482/credit)
Term Fee: $50
Start date: May 17, 2021
End date: Jul 17, 2021
Last day to add: May 23, 2021
Last day to drop: May 23, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Jun 23, 2021