Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Canada 2021 Version 1.0


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11.0701 - Computer science

This instructional program class comprises any program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. These programs include courses in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming; and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Illustrative example(s)

    • computer science
    • computer science technology
    • computing science

    All examples

  • Exclusion(s)

    • accounting and computer science(30.1601)
    • bioinformatics(26.1103)
    • computational biology(26.1104)
    • computational mathematics(27.0303)
    • computer and information sciences(11.0101)
    • computer engineering(14.0901)
    • computer hardware engineering(14.0902)
    • computer hardware technology(15.1203)
    • information science(11.0401)
    • mathematics and computer science(30.0801)
    • medical informatics(51.2706)
    • programmer-analyst(11.0501)
    • social informatics(11.0104)
    • software systems development(14.0903)
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