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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 2022


May 19, 2022 - Jul 1, 2022
Gayan Udugama
Base Cost: $1,485 ($495/credit)
Term Fee: $60
Start date: May 19, 2022
End date: Jul 01, 2022
Last day to add: May 25, 2022
Last day to drop: May 25, 2022
Last day to withdraw: Jun 14, 2022