CSCI 470
Web Science
Spring 2015

Montana Tech
Computer Science & Software Engineering


Description: This course is designed to give the student an understanding of the plumbing that makes the web work. It covers basic and some advanced technologies currently being used in web based systems, and provides an overview of the technical issues surrounding the web. Students successfully completing this course will learn to employ web technologies to build high-value web applications. Prerequisite: CSCI 466. CRN: 34307.
Instructor: Keith Vertanen

(406) 496-4385 (if I'm not in, send me an email instead of a voicemail)
Museum 102 (left of the Museum computing lab)
Office hours: Mon 2-3PM, Wed 2-3PM, Fri noon-1PM
Classes: Monday 1:00 - 1:50PM Lecture CBB 112
Wednesday 1:00 - 1:50PM Lecture CBB 112
Friday 1:00 - 1:50PM Lecture CBB 112
Resources: Textbook None
Class web page
Moodle for grades and assignment submission
Evaluation: Assignments 80%
Project and presentation 20%
Staff discretion (participation and extra-credit) ±?%
Late policy: Exams must be taken at the scheduled date and time. See the assignments page for the late policy regarding assignments.
Academic honesty: Cheating will not be tolerated and can result in failure of the course. Submitted programs must be entirely your own work (except for designated pair assignments, see the assignments page for details). Under no circumstances should you copy another person's code.
Any student who may need an accommodation due to a disability, please make an appointment to see me during my office hours. A letter from a Montana Tech Disability Coordinator authorizing your accommodations is needed.

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