What is programming,
what is its role
in computer science?
What is computer science?
- Better name: computing science
- Study of computation and problem-solving (by humans or by computers)
- What are good approaches (algorithms)?
- How can it be done "reproducably" (repeatedly, getting
the same results)?
- How can it be done more quickly, more accurately,
- Are there limits to what can be computed?
Alyce Brady, Kalamazoo College