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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Computer Science

COMP 372: Programming Languages

Credit hours



COMP 313


There are over two thousand programming languages. This course studies several languages that represent the much smaller number of underlying principles and paradigms.


An understanding of key principles and paradigms underlying the design and implementation of commonly used programming languages; exposure to formal mechanisms for describing language syntax and semantics; programming experience in several representative languages.


Computer Science Department · Lewis Towers, Suite 520
Water Tower Campus · 820 N. Michigan Avenue · Chicago, Illinois 60611, U.S.A.
Phone: 312.915.7999 · Fax: 312.915.7998 · E-mail: info@cs.luc.edu

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