can someone please tell me what software engineering is all about?

i am in high school, and i want to become a software engineer. i really don't know what the job entails, all i know is that i love working with computers. is to much programming involved? coz all i know is HTML. i also love calculus. is there a chance for me in this field?

Asked By: sunshine - 2/6/2007
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Software engineering is a pretty broad term. Software engineers can do a variety of things; some actually write the software code using C, C++, asp, .net, VB, Java, or any of the other programming languages--- there's lots and lots of languages out there. Other software engineers support the code once it's written... More
Answered By: dcgirl - 2/6/2007
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I'm in the software engineering major at Champlain College, and a short answer is that you will be working with computers at the very basic level. Yes, lots of programming is involved. You will learn C++, Java, aswell as many other languages. having a background in html will help a little, but being math oriented is... More
Answered By: changonyx - 2/6/2007
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