Prerequisites: CSIT 430 and senior standing, or permission of the instructor. (First semester/3 credits)
To succeed in the areas of computing and information technology, technical knowledge of the field is certainly necessary but not sufficient. This course focuses on cultivating proficiency in technical communication, reinforcing the use of appropriate research methods, enhancing the ability to identify computational problems, properly state research questions, critically assess scientific literature, present data and results effectively, work in teams and improve technical writing and time management skills. Credits: 3.0. Prerequisites: CSIT 430 and Senior standing, or permission of the instructor.