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Spring 2018
Jul 23, 2024
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CS 19300 - Tools
Credit Hours: 1.00. This course is designed to introduce new Computer Science students to various programming tools which will aid them in their Computer Science classes, personal projects, and software development job experiences. Typically offered Fall Spring.
0.000 OR 1.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture, Recitation
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Offered By: College of Science
Department: Computer Science

Course Attributes:
Lower Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Understand Unix/Linux commands for navigating directories and files and manipulating files and folders. 2. Understand terminal commands for searching and input/output redirection. 3. Understand shells such as sh, csh, ksh, tcsh, bash, zsh. 4. Understand debugging via print statements and general debugger concepts. 5. Understand version control via Git and Github, source control, workflow, commit, collaboration, pull, push, create and pushing a new repository, cloning, branches, merging, and conflicts. 6. Understand vim including mouseless navigation, normal/insert mode, copy/paste, search/replace, and saving/quitting.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Data Science First Year

Short Title: Tools

Course Configurations:

Configuration 1: 1.0 Credit
Schedule Type Weekly Contact Hours Instructional Credit Distribution
Lecture .5 .5
Recitation .5 .5
Configuration 2: 1.0 Credit
Schedule Type Weekly Contact Hours Instructional Credit Distribution
Distance Learning 0 1.0

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