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Loyola University Chicago

School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Computer Science Certificate

COMP 271: Data Structures: Algorithms and Applications

Credit Hours



Prerequisite:  (Comp 170 or Comp 215) and (co-requisite or prerequisite (Comp 163 or Math 201)).


This course introduces key data structures such as lists, sets, and maps, as well as their implementations. Performance and analysis of algorithms are covered along with applications in sorting and searching. Outcome: Students will learn to design new data structures as well as learn to use existing data structures in applications. 


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