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CISC 3160 Programming Languages

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 24.
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4 hours; 4 credits

The design, implementation, and evolution of programming languages. Language features and their effects upon translation and run-time environments. Languages studied are chosen for their historical and current significance, programming paradigm, and run-time environment. Syntax and semantic specification; formal grammars.

Prerequisite: Computer and Information Science 3142.


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