Information Sciences: Requirements for the Major

Interdisciplinary Major

Supporting Courses, (33 credits):

Required:

One year of any college-level foreign language

COMP SCI 241: Discrete Mathematics I (4 credits)

COMP SCI 256: Software Design I (4 credits)

COMP SCI 257: Software Design II (4 credits)

INFO SCI 210: Information Problems (3 credits)

INFO SCI 220: Controlling Bibliographic Information (3 credits)

INFO SCI 230: Visual Information (3 credits)

One (1) of These:

COMP SCI 242: Discrete Mathematics II (4 credits)

MATH 260: Introductory Statistics (4 credits)

Upper-Level Courses, (21 credits):

Required:

COMP SCI 460: Systems Analysis and Project Management (3 credits)

INFO SCI 308: Information Technologies (3 credits)

INFO SCI 410: Advanced Information Problems (3 credits)

One (1) of These:

COMP SCI 331: Internet Programming (3 credits)

COMP SCI 451: Database Design & Applications (3 credits)

One (1) of These:

BUS ADM 382: Introductory Management (3 credits)

COMM 335: Organizational Communication (3 credits)

One (1) of These:

COMM 322: Modern Linguistics (3 credits)

COMM 445: Human Communication Theory (3 credits)

INFO SCI 430: Information, Media and Society (3 credits)

One (1) of These:

INFO SCI 440: Information and Computing Science Practicum (3 credits)

INFO SCI 497: Internship (1-12 credits)

Area of Emphasis, (6 credits):

Requirement:

The emphasis affords an opportunity for students to develop some expertise in a particular dimension of information studies. The area is created by the student with the approval of an adviser.