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1.00 Introduction to Computers and Engineering Problem Solving, Spring 2002

Party of computers.
Party of computers. (Image courtesy of Curro Jimenez and Stock.XCHNG.)

Highlights of this Course

This subject is supported by funding from the d'Arbeloff Fund for Excellence in MIT Education. The site features class tutorials on Java® Source Code with solutions such as, and, along with information on how to use and install Java®.

» View this course em Portugues courtesy of Universia.

Course Description

Fundamental software development and computational methods for engineering and scientific applications. Object-oriented software design and development. Weekly programming problems cover programming concepts, graphical user interfaces, numerical methods, data structures, sorting and searching, computer graphics and selected advanced topics. Emphasis is on developing techniques for solving problems in engineering, science, management, and planning. The Java® programming language is used. 3 Engineering Design Points.


Java® is a trademark or registered trademark of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States and other countries.



Dr. George Kocur
Dr. Judson Harward

Course Meeting Times

Three sessions / week
1 hour / session




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