Be a Scientist!: Be a Computer Scientist, 1st Edition

  • Jonathan Bard
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 153823081X
  • ISBN-13: 9781538230817
  • DDC: 004.023
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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From the fast-paced world of social media and data security, to the cutting-edge research on cancer and other complex diseases, computer scientists are hard at work writing programs to collect, store, protect, and analyze huge amounts of data. Readers will be introduced to the incredibly diverse and in-demand career options available to people with computer science expertise. Projected to be one of the fastest-growing industries over the next 10 years, there's no better time to learning about becoming a computer scientist.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The World of Computers.
2: Learning to Code.
3: Choosing a Path.
4: Keeping Things Running: System Administrators.
5: Writing Code: Computer Programmers.
6: Storing Information: Database Administrators.
7: Pushing the Limits: Hardware Engineers.
8: Helping Computers Talk: Network Engineers.
9: Keeping Data Safe: Security Analysts.
10: Creating Content: Web Developers.
11: Studying Biology: Bioinformaticians.
12: Making Time for Fun: Game Developers.
13: The Future of Computers: Artificial Intelligence.
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