Spring 2018

Seminar in Computer Science

Listed in: Computer Science, as COSC-450

Formerly listed as: COSC-40


The Department (Section 01)


The topic changes from year to year. For fall 2014, the topic was "Computational Biology." This course examines the central computational challenges that have emerged since the publication of the human genome sequence in 2001.

For spring 2015 the topic was "Digital Text Analysis." Computers allow scholars to examine texts in ways that would be difficult or impossible without them. This course will examine some of the ways that computers are aiding text analysis.

Limited to 12 students.  Spring semester.  Professor TBA.

If Overenrolled: The students will be chosen to create a balance between humanities and computer science majors


2017-18: Offered in Spring 2018
Other years: Offered in Fall 2008, Spring 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2014, Spring 2015