computer science

(redirected from Computer information system)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

computer science

[kəm′pyüd·ər ′sī·əns]
(computer science)
The study of computers and computing, including computer hardware, software, programming, networking, database systems, information technology, interactive systems, and security.

computer science

The field of computer hardware and software. It includes systems analysis & design, application and system software design, programming and datacenter operations. For young students, the emphasis is typically on learning a programming language or running a computer with little attention to the study of information and its uses. In order to better deal with business information requirements, students must also be introduced to data administration and database concepts. See information management, information system and IT.
References in periodicals archive ?
Most Moscow computer information system programs include exposure to the Norton Commander package, which is still very popular in Russia.
The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program at James Madison University prepares business students for careers as information systems professionals.
These five databases were supplemented with demonstrations of subject-specific databases such as EconLit for the Economics Research Refresher, Engineering Index and INSPEC for Computer Information Systems, and PAIS International for the School of Urban and Public Affairs.
who is enrolled in the computer information systems co-operative education diploma program at the University College of the Fraser Valley; Shannon Samatte from Cranberry Portage, Man.
At Moscow S & A University, the Computer Information Systems Program has been reconfigured and the students were reported to be taught to develop their own software so that they would be able to compete in the world market.
Rahman is a graduate of Atlanta Technical College and is pursuing a Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in computer information systems.
On-line movements of computer information systems (OPKIS) care (system of emergency situations or software problems liquidation and counseling system operation issues) and system functionality improvement or new features the creation of services.
Int'l conference on Computer Information Systems and Industrial Management Applications (6th: 2007: Elk, Poland) Ed.
Stein holds a bachelor's degree in computer information systems from Bryant University and a master's in Information Systems from Steven's Institute of Technology.
So the 36-credit-hour course in computer information systems, which is among the first graduate business degrees offered on the Internet by an accredited university, includes one week per semester on-campus.
Gupta is a native of central India and has been a graduate assistant with Georgia State University's department of Computer Information Systems.

Full browser ?