Computer Science

Undergraduate Special Projects

Undergraduate Special Projects
Students identify an interesting problem in computer science and solve it with the aid of faculty members.
 Hours1.0 - 3.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesC S 240
 NoteSee approval form on the CS Department web site at . Project proposals must be submitted by the last day of class of the prior semester or term. Students are allowed only 1 retake of C S 498R. This includes students who have failed or withdrawn (received a "W" grade).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, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining C S 498R
Course Outcomes: 

Capstone Experience in a Special Topic

Students will propose, execute, and report a capstone project in an area that they choose in consultation with a professor. Each project is approved by the Undergraduate Curriculum Committee.