IS 205 Programming for Information Problems

Covers common data processing methods and computing concepts used in the information sciences. Evaluates strengths and weaknesses of the techniques in the context of our discipline. No prior programming background is assumed. Course will use the Python programming language.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2020

    • IS205AO - Program for Info Problems
      Tue/Thu, 9:30 am - 10:50 am
      Restricted to Information Sciences majors until one week before classes begin (by noon 8/17/2020). For more information about this major, please visit: Questions may be sent to
      Elizabeth Wickes
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      3 - 4

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).