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Winter/Spring 2015
Feb 12, 2016
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CSC 1024N - Introduction to Programming
Provides both a conceptual introduction to programming languages and a practical education in programming. The course focuses on problem solving using computers and the Java programming language. Stressed is the mindset needed to analyze challenging problems encountered in science and business and to implement solutions to such problems in software. Some programming projects assigned to students have a video game development component. Students are introduced to basic data structures, including 1D and 2D arrays. Important concepts from object-oriented programming are stressed, including class design, encapsulation, information hiding, and inheritance. On completion of this course, students should be competent Java programmers and should be aware of the capabilities of C and C++. Prerequistes: CSC 1023N or CIS 1200N or permission of the Mathematics and Computer Science Department chair.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Ntl Science & Math Division
Mathematics & Comp Science Department

Undergraduate level CSC 1023N Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level CIS 1200N Minimum Grade of D-

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