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Evolution of Computer Science Degrees at Science School-University of Buenos Aires (FCEN-UBA)

  • Pablo Factorovich
Conference paper
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Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 215)

Abstract

This paper shows the evolution of the Computador Científico (Computer Scientist) undergraduate program of the University of Buenos Aires Science School, and how it evolve into Licenciado en Ciencias de la Computación (Computer Science Degree). The original curriculum content is shown, the attempts to modify the program are explained and finally a comparison is made between the early program and the beginnings of the Computer Science Degree from 1983. This evolution is analyzed taken into account the development of new areas in CS and the argentinean political situation in this period.

Keywords

Operation Research Undergraduate Program Data Processing System Differential Equation Resolution Halting Problem 
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© International Federation for Information Processing 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pablo Factorovich
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Sociedad Argentina de Informática e Investigación OperativaBuenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.Science School, CS Department, Ciudad Universitaria ¦ Pabellón IP.B. (C1428EGA)University of Buenos AiresBuenos AiresArgentina

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