Fall 2017 Schedule ( Online Courses )

Updated 09/07/2017 11:05:52

The following courses will (tentatively) be held during the Fall 2017 semester.

For open/full status and latest changes, see LOCUS.

In case of conflict, information on LOCUS should be considered authoritative.

TextBook information to be updated soon.

Section titles lines link to the course description page, except for some labeled special topics courses related to an existing course.

The 4-digit number in parentheses after the section is the Locus registration code.

Be sure to look at the section’s notes or Locus for an 8-week courses with more than one schedule line: Friday line(s) are likely to be isolated makeup days, not every week.

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Fall 2017 Schedule

Fall 2017 Schedule ( Lake Shore Campus )

Fall 2017 Schedule ( Water Tower Campus )

Undergraduate Courses

COMP 170: Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming [Term: Eight Week - First]
Section 700N (5217) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Safoora Fatima
Online Tuesday 07:30PM-09:00

Notes: COMP 170-700N is reserved for students in the School of Continuing & Professional Studies. For more information go to http://www.luc.edu/adult-education/admission/nonscps-enrollment/ COMP 170-700N is an online section. Required class meetings will be held Tuesdays 7:30-9PM CST.

COMP 251: Introduction to Database Systems [Term: Eight Week - Second]
Section 700N (5222) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Safoora Fatima
Online Tuesday 07:30PM-09:00

Notes: COMP 251-700N is reserved for students in the School of Continuing & Professional Studies. For more information go to http://www.luc.edu/adult-education/admission/nonscps-enrollment/ COMP 251-700N is an online section. Required synchronous sessions will be held Tuesdays 7:30-9PM CST

COMP 305: Database Administration
Section 001 (5994) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Marius Sorin Ciobanu
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online, synchronous class. Synchronous meeting time: Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Combined with COMP 488-305.

COMP 317: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Computing
Section 001 (3254) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Matthew Paul Butcher
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online, asynchronous class. All lectures will be pre-recorded. Students are asked to attend smaller-group online interactive discussions at regular intervals during the semester, with possible times chosen to fit different groups’ schedules.

This course is restricted to undergraduate students. Graduate students wishing to enroll in a section of this course should contact their departmental graduate advisor.

COMP 343: Introduction to Computer Networks
Section 002 (4826) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Peter L Dordal
Online Times: TBA
Online Tuesday 02:00PM-03:30

Notes: This is an online class that includes synchronous and asynchronous interaction among students and Instructor. Synchronous discussion sessions will be held Mondays and Tuesdays at 2:30 pm, and may vary in length from 30 minutes to one hour. Participation in synchronous sessions is strongly recommended. Combined with COMP 443-002.

COMP 347: Intrusion Detection and Computer Security
Section 002 (4831) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Corby Schmitz
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online class. The classroom session will be broadcast live on Friday evenings via AdobeConnect, allowing online student interaction. Sessions will also be recorded and made available. Students may participate synchronously or asynchronously at their discretion. Combined with COMP 447-002.

COMP 364: High-Performance Computing
Section 001 (4832) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Christopher Stone
Online Wednesday 07:00PM-09:30

Notes: This is an online, synchronous class. Synchronous meeting time: Wednesday, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm. Combined with COMP 464-001.

COMP 390: Broadening Participation in STEM (Computing, Math & Science)
Section 01E (3742) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Ronald I Greenberg
Online Times: TBA

Notes: Broadening Participation in STEM (Computing, Mathematics, and Science).

This class is online and fully asynchronous, but students must complete service learning activities in-person at a site of their choosing to be approved by the instructor in accord with the course design.

This class satisfies the Engaged Learning requirement in the Service Learning category.

COMP 391: Internship in Computer Science
Section 02E (6120) Credits: 1 - 6; Online; Field Studies
Instructor: Ronald I Greenberg, Robert Yacobellis
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online class. This class satisfies the Engaged Learning requirement in the Internship category. Department Consent is required, and then a Computer Science Department staff member will enroll you.

COMP 398: Independent Study 1-6 credits
You cannot register yourself for an independent study course! You must find a faculty member who agrees to supervisor the work that you outline and schedule together. This supervisor arranges to get you registered. Possible supervisors are: full-time department faculty

Graduate Courses

COMP 443: Computer Networks
Section 002 (4848) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Peter L Dordal
Online Times: TBA
Online Tuesday 02:00PM-03:30

Notes: This is an online class that includes synchronous and asynchronous interaction among students and Instructor. Synchronous discussion sessions will be held Mondays and Tuesdays at 2:30 pm, and may vary in length from 30 minutes to one hour. Participation in synchronous sessions is strongly recommended. Combined with COMP 343-002.

COMP 447: Intrusion Detection
Section 002 (4850) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Corby Schmitz
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online class. The classroom session will be broadcast live on Friday evenings via AdobeConnect, allowing online student interaction. Sessions will also be recorded and made available. Students may participate synchronously or asynchronously at their discretion. Combined with COMP 347-002.

COMP 464: High-Performance Computing
Section 001 (4852) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Christopher Stone
Online Wednesday 07:00PM-09:30

Notes: This is an online, synchronous class. Synchronous meeting time: Wednesday, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm. Combined with COMP 364-001.

COMP 488 Topic: Database Administration
Section 305 (6067) Credits: 3; Online; Lecture
Instructor: Marius Sorin Ciobanu
Online Times: TBA
Description similar to: COMP 305: Database Administration

Notes: Database Administration

Prerequisite: COMP 251 OR 271

This is an online, synchronous class. Synchronous meeting time: Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm. Combined with COMP 305-001.

Businesses and scientific institutions have started using commercial grade database servers increasingly. Hence it has become important to install, configure, and manage the servers in an efficient manner to increase productivity. A number of tasks involved in maintaining a database server is quite different from say administering a computer system or a network. Deeper knowledge of the storage aspects of the server and how different server processes work are needed for successful administration of the server. Typically, the database administrator cares for security of data, backup and recovery, and

COMP 490: Independent Project 1-6 credits
You cannot register yourself for an independent study course! You must find a faculty member who agrees to supervisor the work that you outline and schedule together. This supervisor arranges to get you registered. Possible supervisors are: full-time department faculty
COMP 499: Internship
Section 002 (6121) Credits: 1 - 6; Online; Independent Study
Instructor: Andrew N Harrington, Channah Naiman
Online Times: TBA

Notes: This is an online class. This course involves an internship experience. Department Consent required, and then a Computer Science Department staff member will enroll you.