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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Computing: Foundations to Frontiers


Students work in a team-based learning environment to develop understanding of contemporary computing tools and concepts and the higher-order skills necessary to design and develop information systems that serve the interests of an organization. Topics include data analysis and modeling using MS Excel spreadsheets and relational data management using MS Access and an introduction to SAS analytics software. Students are evaluated through a variety of means: group projects, individual homework, in class team-based exercises, informal reflections, peer evaluations, and exams.
Course Details

Summer 2021

Jul 6, 2021 - Aug 13, 2021
Gayan Udugama
Base Cost: $1,335 ($445/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: Jul 06, 2021
End date: Aug 13, 2021
Last day to add: Jul 12, 2021
Last day to drop: Jul 12, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Jul 28, 2021