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ITWS Concentration: Computer Hardware


For those entering the program Fall 2011 semester & beyond

Contact Person: Gary J. Saulnier


Required Courses:

Semester I Semester II

ITWS-1100 Introduction to Information Technology and Web Science

CSCI-1100 Computer Science I

MATH-1010 Calculus I

PHYS-1100 Physics I (Science Elective)

CSCI-1200 Data Structures

MATH-1020 Calculus II (Math Elective)

PHYS-1200 Physics II (Science Elective)

ITWS-1220 IT and Society

Semester III Semester IV

One of:
- ITWS-2961 Creativity and IT
- ITWS-496X IT for Arts and Performance

ITWS-2110 Web Systems Development

ECSE-2610 Computer Components and Operations

ENGR-2350 Embedded Control

ITWS-4200 Web Science

ITWS-2210 Intro to Human Computer Interaction

ECSE-2660 Computer Arch, Networks and OS

MATH-2400 Intro to Differential Equations

Semester V Semester VI

ITWS-4310 Managing IT Resources

HASS Elective (1)

ECSE-2010 Electric Circuits

HASS Elective (1)


ITWS Elective (one of):
- CSCI-4380 Database Systems
- MGMT-4170 Data Resource Management

ECSE-2050 Introduction to Electronics

ECSE-2100 Fields and Waves I

ENGR-2600 Modeling and Analysis of Uncertainty

Semester VII Semester VIII

One of: (2)
- ITWS-4100 Information Technology and Web Science Capstone (Professional Track)
- ITWS-4990 Senior Thesis (Research Track)

Capstone Experience (one of):
- ECSE-4770 Computer Hardware Design
- ECSE-4220 VLSI Design

ECSE-2210 Microelectronics Technology

HASS Elective (1)

Any CSCI or ECSE course

HASS Elective (1)

Free Elective

Free Elective

ITWS-4990 Senior Thesis (Research Track Only)

Students must satisfy an 8-credit communication requirement. See your advisor for details.

(1) See HASS requirements

(2) Co-terminal students would replace ITWS-4100 Information Technology and Web Science Capstone with ITWS-4980 Special Projects course which will be the culminating experience.

Students are encouraged to take a Biology course (BIOL-XXXX).

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