JCC250H1: Computing for Science

Hours

24L/24T

Previous Course Number

CSC198H1

Computational skills for the modern practice of basic and applied science. Applied computer programming with an emphasis on practical examples related to the simulation of matter, drawing from scientific disciplines including chemistry, biology, materials science, and physics. Studio format with a mixture of lecture, guided programming, and open scientific problem solving. Students will be exposed to Python numerical and data analysis libraries. No prior programming experience is required.

Prerequisite
CHM135H1/ CHM136H1/ CHM151Y1, 0.5 credit in MAT (excluding FYF courses)
Exclusion
Any CSC course except CSC104H1, CSC196H1, CSC197H1
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)