COMP 388: Topics in Computer Science

Credit Hours



Department and instructor consent


This course is used to introduce emerging topics in computer science that do not yet have a regular course number. Content of the course varies. Recent topics have included

  • Foundations of Computer Science I (mostly an accelerated COMP 170: Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming)
  • Foundations of Computer Science II (mostly an accelerated COMP 271: Data Structures)
  • Enterprise Software Development
  • Rapid Application Development Metholodgy (.NET)
  • Robotics Software Development
  • System Standards and Requirements
  • Topics in Algorithms
  • Data Visualization and Exploration


Understand an emerging area of Computer Science.