Introduction to Computing and the Arts

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Course number: CSC 106
Enrollment: limited to 15
Prerequisite: none
Instructor:  Eitan Mendelowitz / Thomas Ciufo
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Class Time: Tuesday / Thursday 1:00-2:50 
Location: Digital Design Studio, Seelye Hall, Room B3
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Office: McConnell 211 / Seelye B1
Office Hours: Thomas: tu / th 11:00 - 12:00 & 3:00 - 3:30


Course Description
This introductory course will explore computation as an artistic medium, with creative approaches to computer programming as the central theme.  Through readings, viewings, group discussion, labs, projects, critiques, and guest artist / researcher presentations, we will examine a range of computational art practices, while developing a solid foundation in basic computer programming approaches and techniques.