Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming - CSC 221 at Northern Virginia Community College


         
 
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CSC 221 - Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming
Introduces problem solving and implementation of solutions using a high level programming language in a structured programming environment. Includes concepts and practice of structured programming, problem-solving, top-down design of algorithms, a high level programming language syntax, control structures, arrays, and an introduction into object oriented programming. First course in a three-course sequence (CSC 221, CSC 222, CSC 223). The assignments in this course require mathematical problem solving skills, algebraic modeling and functions, and use of variables.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
33028 CSC 221-030L 3
 M W   
6:00 p.m.-8:05 p.m.
2024-06-03 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
OER-no cost textbooks
Ten Week
This class will be taught with Python. Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
33412 CSC 221-090L 3
 M W   
6:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
2024-07-02 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
This class will be taught with Python. Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
Third Six Week
33301 CSC 221-50XA 3
 M W   
11:00 a.m.-1:05 p.m.
2024-05-20 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
HyFlex Course
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
1st 6 Week
33279 CSC 221-50YN 3
  Tu    
9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
2024-05-20 Annandale P
50% of class time meets in person, on campus; students are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on the schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
1st 6 Week
37391 CSC 221-51XA 3
 M W   
11:00 a.m.-1:05 p.m.
2024-05-20 Alexandria P
1st 6 Week
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
HyFlex Course
33280 CSC 221-51YN 3
  Tu Th  
1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
2024-05-20 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Hybrid Course
1st 6 Week
50% of class time is live streamed via Zoom; students are expected to attend class via Zoom on the days and times listed on the schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
33032 CSC 221-70YM 3
 M W   
9:30 a.m.-11:25 a.m.
2024-06-17 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
50% of class time is live streamed via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates) via CANVAS. All students are expected to attend class virtually on the days and times listed on your schedule. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
35573 CSC 221-90YM 3
  Tu Th  
11:00 a.m.-12:55 p.m.
2024-07-02 Manassas P
50% or more of the time you will meet your class in person on campus; you are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on your schedule. For the rest of the time, instruction is done online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates), via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
33013 CSC 221-E40A 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-05-20 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 1st 8-week course. Starts May 20.
33014 CSC 221-E55A 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-06-17 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 2nd 8-week course. Starts June 17.
33015 CSC 221-E85L 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-07-02 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 2nd 6-week course.Starts July 2.
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
48532 CSC 221-001L 3
 M W   
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Loudoun P
This class will be taught with Python. Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule.
64936 CSC 221-001N 3
 M W   
8:00 a.m.-9:20 a.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
48960 CSC 221-001W 3
 M W   
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Woodbridge P
Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule.
48533 CSC 221-002L 3
  Tu Th  
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Loudoun P
This class will be taught with Python. Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. This course offers no-cost textbook materials: Electronic textbooks will be used and regular and reliable Internet is required.
OER-no cost textbooks
64940 CSC 221-002N 3
      Sa
8:00 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
48961 CSC 221-002W 3
  Tu Th  
2:20 p.m.-3:40 p.m.
2024-08-26 Woodbridge P
Classes meet in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required..
48534 CSC 221-003L 3
  Tu Th  
12:45 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-26 Loudoun P
This class will be taught with Python. Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule.
64941 CSC 221-003N 3
  Tu Th  
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
62545 CSC 221-003W 3
  Tu Th  
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
48535 CSC 221-004L 3
 M W   
2:20 p.m.-3:40 p.m.
2024-08-26 Loudoun P
This class will be taught with Python. Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. This course offers no-cost textbook materials: Electronic textbooks will be used and regular and reliable Internet is required.
OER-no cost textbooks
64942 CSC 221-004N 3
 M W   
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the day(s) and time listed on the class schedule. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
48536 CSC 221-005L 3
   W   
6:30 p.m.-9:25 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
This class will be taught with Python. Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
64945 CSC 221-005N 3
      Sa
12:00 p.m.-2:55 p.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
48537 CSC 221-006L 3
      Sa
9:35 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
2024-08-26 Loudoun P
This class will be taught with Python. Classes meet on-campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule.
64946 CSC 221-006N 3
 M W   
12:45 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
64947 CSC 221-007N 3
  Tu Th  
12:45 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
64949 CSC 221-008N 3
  Tu Th  
12:45 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the day(s) and time listed on the class schedule. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
64952 CSC 221-010N 3
     F 
9:35 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
2024-08-26 Annandale P
Class meets on campus, on the day(s), time, and location listed on the class schedule.
48661 CSC 221-01XA 3
  Tu Th  
12:15 p.m.-1:35 p.m.
2024-08-26 Alexandria P
HyFlex Course
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
48711 CSC 221-01YM 3
   W   
2:20 p.m.-3:40 p.m.
2024-08-26 Manassas P
50% or more of the time you will meet your class in person on campus; you are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on your schedule. For the rest of the time, instruction is done online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates), via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
49944 CSC 221-02XA 3
  Tu Th  
12:15 p.m.-1:35 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
HyFlex Course
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
48712 CSC 221-02YM 3
    Th  
12:45 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-26 Manassas P
50% or more of the time you will meet your class in person on campus; you are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on your schedule. For the rest of the time, instruction is done online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates), via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
48663 CSC 221-03YA 3
    Th  
7:00 p.m.-8:20 p.m.
2024-08-26 Alexandria P
50% of class time meets in person, on campus; students are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on the schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
49126 CSC 221-040L 3
 M W   
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
2024-09-09 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
This class will be taught with Python. Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
Thirteen Week
68122 CSC 221-040N 3
  Tu Th  
9:35 a.m.-11:20 a.m.
2024-09-09 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the day(s) and time listed on the class schedule. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
Thirteen Week
48751 CSC 221-04XA 3
 M W   
10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
2024-09-09 Alexandria P
HyFlex Course
Thirteen Week
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
62124 CSC 221-05XA 3
 M W   
10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
2024-09-09 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Thirteen Week
This is a Hyflex class. HyFlex (Hybrid-Flexible) gives students the option of attending sessions in the classroom, participating remotely (via Zoom), or both. Students can change their mode of attendance weekly or by topic, according to need or preference.
HyFlex Course
65604 CSC 221-080L 3
 M W   
6:30 p.m.-9:10 p.m.
2024-10-23 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
This class will be taught with Python. Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
2nd 7 Week
64951 CSC 221-09YN 3
 M     
6:30 p.m.-7:50 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
50% of class time is live streamed via Zoom; students are expected to attend class via Zoom on the days and times listed on the schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
48713 CSC 221-40YM 3
 M     
11:10 a.m.-12:40 p.m.
2024-09-09 Manassas P
50% or more of the time you will meet your class in person on campus; you are expected to attend class in person on the days and times listed on your schedule. For the rest of the time, instruction is done online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates), via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
48653 CSC 221-60YA 3
     F 
6:00 p.m.-8:55 p.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL - Real Time CV
Hybrid Course
1st 7 Week
50% of class time is live streamed via Zoom; students are expected to attend class via Zoom on the days and times listed on the schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, via CANVAS. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
48968 CSC 221-E05A 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL WW
15-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts August 26.
57911 CSC 221-E06A 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL WW
15-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts August 26.
57913 CSC 221-E07W 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL WW
15-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts August 26.
65484 CSC 221-E08A 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL WW
15-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts August 26.
49918 CSC 221-E40L 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-26 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 1st 7-week course. Starts August 26.
49919 CSC 221-E60M 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-09-23 Virtual and NOL WW
3rd twelve-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts September 23.
50478 CSC 221-E61N 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-09-23 Virtual and NOL WW
3rd twelve-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts September 23.
50537 CSC 221-E62N 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-09-23 Virtual and NOL WW
3rd twelve-week online course offered by NOVA Online. NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Starts September 23.
50608 CSC 221-E81L 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-10-23 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 4th 7-week course. Starts October 23.
50696 CSC 221-E82W 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-10-23 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 4th 7-week course. Starts October 23.
50734 CSC 221-E83W 3
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-10-23 Virtual and NOL WW
NOVA Online courses are 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service. This class has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. This is a fast-paced accelerated 4th 7-week course. Starts October 23.
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