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COMP 2717 - C Programming 2

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

The C programming language is the foundation for all modern programming languages. This hands-on lab course replaces COMP 3425, continuing on from COMP 2617. It is only for those programmers who already understand programming and the basics of the C language. Students will understand how to develop applications with the C language at an intermediate level. They gain experience with the build process, and learn to create multi-file projects, access data files and use data structures. Topics include; link lists, pointers and how to create a modular program design. Learning to use the C language properly will improve application development skills in many programming language and scripting environments. It is still widely used in low-level hardware applications for device drivers. Successful participants will not gain knowledge of procedural programming, but be able to build applications in the C language. Please note: *This course will be offered once each year in the winter term.*

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 2617

Credits

3.0

Cost

$479.00

Winter 2017

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

CRN 77565

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 03 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE6 Rm. 105

Instructor

Charlie Blattler

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$479.00

Notes

  1. *(A)* HOLIDAY: No class Feb 13 (Family Day). *(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 81112

Fri Jan 13 - Fri Mar 31 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 13 - Mar 31 Fri 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Charlie Blattler

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$479.00

Notes

  1. *(A*) 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 of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Develop medium size C program.
  • Use the C language in a disciplined manner.
  • Take advantage of C's pre-processor capabilities.
  • Do input and output the "C" way (printf(), scanf(), etc.).
  • Use Command Line Arguments and IO Redirection.
  • Use the intermediate and advanced features of the C language including: structs, unions, enumerated types and bit manipulations.
  • Perform complex string manipulations.
  • Utilize the C Standard Library.
  • Understand the key differences between programming in C and C++.
  • Use the C language dynamic memory allocation (malloc, calloc, realloc and free).
  • Implement data structures in C, such as linked lists, stacks, queues and binary trees.
  • Create real world software applications using the C language as a tool to solve problems.

Effective as of Winter 2010

Related Programs

COMP 2717 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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Winter 2017

Books for Winter 2017 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

C Primer Plus (6th Edition)
Author Stephen Prata
Publisher Addison-Wesley Professional
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-32192-842-9
Price $64.95
Optional

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

C Primer Plus (6th Edition)
Author Stephen Prata
Publisher Addison-Wesley Professional
Copyright 2014
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-32192-842-9
Price $64.95
Optional

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