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COMP 2617 - C++ Application Development 1

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

C++ is one of the most popular programming languages used in industry today to create professional application software and video games. C++ continually evolves and is designed to work along side other programming languages. This hands-on intermediate level course assumes a prior knowledge of object-oriented programming and follows on from COMP 1451. Students must already understand object-oriented programming (OOP) before starting this course. Participants start their examination of C++ by comparing previously learned OOP characteristics and mapping these to C++. This course will cover C++11 features as they apply to the learning outcomes. Topics include: Classes, Control Statements, Arrays, Pointers, Stream I/O and the C++ string class. Since the C language is a subset of C++, students will be also earning some first level C programming which is continued in COMP 2717. Delivery is face-to face for 3 hours each week plus an online and homework component. Typical students will require about 10 hours per week to study the material and work on assignments outside of class. Upon successful completion, participants will be able to continue to learn C++ programming with the second half of this material in COMP 2618.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1451 with 60% or better, or equivalent understanding of object-oriented programming.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$545.00

Winter 2017

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2017 term.

CRN 76473

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 890
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Online

Instructor

Bob Langelaan

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$545.00

Notes

  1. *(A)* IMPORTANT INFO: This course is 48 hours offered as a classroom (36 hours) AND online (12 hours) format. The class meets once per week for 3 hours face to face and requires an additional 1 hour per week online. Reading, home work and assignments may require an additional 8+ hours per week outside of class. The average total commitment for this course is 12+ hours each week. *(B)* REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

CRN 71891

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 320
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Online

Instructor

Bob Langelaan

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$545.00

Notes

  1. *(A)* IMPORTANT INFO: This course is 48 hours offered as a classroom (36 hours) AND online (12 hours) format. The class meets once per week for 3 hours face to face and requires an additional 1 hour per week online. Reading, home work and assignments may require an additional 8+ hours per week outside of class. The average total commitment for this course is 12+ hours each week. *(B)* REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Explain and use C++ Classes in conjunction with proper object-oriented programming techniques.
  • Explain, in terms of the C++ programming language, object-oriented programming concepts including: classes, objects, methods and encapsulation.
  • Explain abstraction and modularization in programming in terms of the C++ programming language.
  • Identify and use Control Statements in C++ programs.
  • Identify and use Global Functions.
  • Identify and use Arrays.
  • Identify and use Pointers and Strings.
  • Explain and use C++ Stream Input/Output.
  • Test and debug C++ programs.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2007

Related Programs

COMP 2617 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Software Development (ASD)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate

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