Computer Science

Concepts of Programming Languages

Concepts of Programming Languages
Principles and concepts characterizing high-level computer programming languages, process and data abstration, encapsulation, inheritance, functional programming, logic programming, scanners, and parsers.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesC S 240
 NoteStudents are allowed only 1 retake of C S 330. This includes students who have failed or withdrawn (received a "W" grade). If after 1 retake, a student needs to retake the course again, the student must wait 1 semester/term before being allowed to take any C S course and must follow the petition process at This policy does not apply to classes dropped before the add/drop deadline. Petitions for exceptions to the policy can be completed at
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining C S 330
Course Outcomes: 

Programming Language Familiarity

Learn the vocabulary of programming language design, syntax, and semantics

Program Language Flexibility

Be able to write programs using non-imperative language paradigms.