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Jason Sawin

Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D., 2009, Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University
M.S., 2007, Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University
B.S., 1999, Computer Science and Mathematics, Lewis and Clark College
Office
OSS 406
Phone
(651)962-5478
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819 ext. 5478
Mail
University of St. Thomas
Mail Number OSS 402
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Professional Interests

Software engineering, static analysis of source code, and database indexing.

Fall 2016 Courses

Fall 2016 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CISC 130 - 05 Intro-Program&Prob Solving-Sci See Details * *
CRN: 40957 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin (Formerly QMCS 130 and 230) Introduction to problem solving with computers, using programming languages common to science and engineering disciplines; logical thinking, design and implementation of algorithms; and basic programming structures. Introduction to hardware and software: how computers acquire, store, process, and output information; how computer systems are designed, programmed, and tested. Students will use both a scientific programming language and an application package designed to implement programming features at a level more accessible to non-programmers. This course is designed for students majoring in Engineering or the sciences. Majors in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences should take CISC 131. Please see your academic advisor to ensure you select the appropriate class. Lab included. NOTE: Students who receive credit for CISC 130 may not receive credit for CISC 131

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OSS 4291215-1320M - W - F - -
OSS 4291330-1510- T - - - - -
CISC 450 - 01 Database Design I M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 OSS 333
CRN: 40827 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin (Formerly QMCS 450) Introduction to database management systems design philosophy. Design considerations for satisfying both availability and integrity requirements. Data models used to structure the logical view of the database. Schema, subschemas, and database administration. Emphasis on general purpose relational database management systems using SQL. Prerequisite: a minimum grade of C- in CISC 230

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CISC 450 - 02 Database Design I M - W - F - - 1055 - 1200 OSS 429
CRN: 43355 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin (Formerly QMCS 450) Introduction to database management systems design philosophy. Design considerations for satisfying both availability and integrity requirements. Data models used to structure the logical view of the database. Schema, subschemas, and database administration. Emphasis on general purpose relational database management systems using SQL. Prerequisite: a minimum grade of C- in CISC 230

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J-Term 2017 Courses

J-Term 2017 Courses
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Spring 2017 Courses

Spring 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CISC 130 - 04 Intro-Program&Prob Solving-Sci See Details * *
CRN: 20688 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin (Formerly QMCS 130 and 230) Introduction to problem solving with computers, using programming languages common to science and engineering disciplines; logical thinking, design and implementation of algorithms; and basic programming structures. Introduction to hardware and software: how computers acquire, store, process, and output information; how computer systems are designed, programmed, and tested. Students will use both a scientific programming language and an application package designed to implement programming features at a level more accessible to non-programmers. This course is designed for students majoring in Engineering or the sciences. Majors in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences should take CISC 131. Please see your academic advisor to ensure you select the appropriate class. Lab included. NOTE: Students who receive credit for CISC 130 may not receive credit for CISC 131

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
OSS 4281215-1320M - W - F - -
OSS 4311330-1510- T - - - - -
CISC 130 - 05 Intro-Program&Prob Solving-Sci See Details * *
CRN: 20834 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin (Formerly QMCS 130 and 230) Introduction to problem solving with computers, using programming languages common to science and engineering disciplines; logical thinking, design and implementation of algorithms; and basic programming structures. Introduction to hardware and software: how computers acquire, store, process, and output information; how computer systems are designed, programmed, and tested. Students will use both a scientific programming language and an application package designed to implement programming features at a level more accessible to non-programmers. This course is designed for students majoring in Engineering or the sciences. Majors in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences should take CISC 131. Please see your academic advisor to ensure you select the appropriate class. Lab included. NOTE: Students who receive credit for CISC 130 may not receive credit for CISC 131

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OSS 4281335-1440M - W - F - -
OSS 4310955-1135- T - - - - -
CISC 490 - D02 Topics: Software Engineering M - W - - - - 1525 - 1700 OSS 429
CRN: 22370 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Jason E. Sawin The subject matter of these courses will vary from year to year, but will not duplicate existing courses. Descriptions of these courses are available in the Searchable Class Schedule on Murphy Online, View Searchable Class Schedule

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