December 2009

PRACTICUM II

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3042

Scheduled and supervised observation and participation in a classroom for deaf and/or hard-of-hearing students (75 clock-hours minimum). 2 hours

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE IV

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3112

Capstone course in ASL with emphasis on expressive and receptive skills demonstrative through various projects; students should have advanced skills in ASL grammar, cultural behaviors, and conversational skills. Prerequisites: DFED 1213, DFED 2113, DEFD 2213, or equivalents. 2 hours

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3123

Study of factors that influence acquisition of receptive and expressive language abilities in pre-primary and school-age deaf children and of principles, methods, and techniques that may facilitate language acquisition process. Prerequisite: DFED 2123. 3 hours

SENIOR COLLOQUIUM

Number of Hours: 
1
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
4911

A forum where faculty and students present new developments in computer science. Also, review of
fundamental computer science concepts. Prerequisite: senior-level standing. 1 hour

LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT III

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
DFED
Course Number: 
3223

Continuation of DFED 3123, with emphasis on development of secondary-level literacy skills. Prerequisites: DFED 2123 and DFED 3123. 3 hours

COMPUTER SCIENCE TUTORIAL

Number of Hours: 
1-4
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
2990

Independent study in computer science under faculty supervision. 1-4 hours (may be repeated for total of 9 hours with change in title and content).

DISCRETE MATHEMATICS

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
3043

Mathematics for foundations of computer science. Topics include sets, functions, relations, symbolic logic,
algebraic structures, graphs, and counting techniques. Prerequisite: MATH 1745 or permission of instructor. 3 hours

DATA STRUCTURES

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
3143

Study of data structures, including arrays, stacks, queues, linked lists, trees, sorting and files. Various
algorithms studied and implemented on existing systems. Prerequisite: CSCl 2243. 3 hours

GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE/OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
3443

Graphical User Interface is an introduction to human-computer interaction and graphical user interfaces with object oriented programming. Topics include drawing in 2-D primitives, the 2-D graphic pipeline, human-computer interaction, window systems, and some extensions of 3-D graphics. Current graphics programming tools will be used with Objective-Oriented programming techniques. Prerequisite: CSCI 2243. 3 hours

COMPUTER ORGANIZATION

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
CSCI
Course Number: 
3453

Introduction to organizing and structuring hardware components of computers and the mechanics of
information transfer and control. Prerequisite: CSCI 2543 or CSCI 2643. 3 hours