CISC 4940 Seminar in Theoretical Aspects of Information Science I
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 84.1.
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3 hours recitation and a minimum of 7 hours conference and independent work; 3 credits each term
Readings, discussions, and reports on topics in computer science. Topics may be selected from the study of formal linguistics, automata theory, theory of computation, and recursive function theory. Thesis or final examination.
Prerequisite of 84.1: a superior record, including an approved program of advanced courses, and recommendation of a department faculty member and permission of the chairperson.