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Course Name: CSCI 4961 Introduction to Open Source
Institution: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Instructor: Wesley D. Turner
Term: Summer 2018
Familiarize with open source software development, be familiar and eager to learn new technology stacks, Reading and Understanding Good Code. Patch an existing open source project. Work on a team collaborative project. Become aware of/conversant in team project and diversity issues. Prepare a new RCOS project for the following semester.
The goal of this course is to provide a strong foundation in open source software development in preparation for jobs in industry or for more advanced courses.
– Understanding of Open Source Software Tools and Community.
– Understanding of Open Source Licensing.
– Understanding of Testing, Version Control.
– Understanding of Open Source Software Stack.
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