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Object Oriented Programming ACIT 2515

Computer Information Technology Course

Course details

This course uses Python to introduce object-oriented programming principles and techniques to students who have completed ACIT 1515 or equivalent. Topics include: object-oriented programming concepts (classes, objects, methods, inheritance, encapsulation, and polymorphism), techniques for software design and reuse, use of typical Python libraries and modules, unit testing and debugging of Python programs, creation of HTTP APIs, creation of graphical user interfaces.






Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2023

Below is one offering of ACIT 2515 for the Spring/Summer 2023 term.

CRN 66186


Tue May 09 - Tue Jul 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 66186
  • $597.64
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 09 - Jul 25 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Online
May 09 - Jul 25 N/A N/A Online

Mike Mulder

Course outline






Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  4. Please email for Departmental approval. Include your Student number (A0#) and COMP__ and preferred CRN __ and Program Declaration____. Course is 48 hours - 36 hours synchronous online classes and 12 hours asynchronous activities/labs. The class meets once per week for 3 hours online and requires an additional 1 hour per week asynchronously. Late registration is not permitted.

In Progress

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Create solutions to problems using object oriented design.
  • Write object oriented programs that incorporate classes, methods, inheritance, encapsulation, and polymorphism.
  • Develop programs that use large-scale APIs.
  • Develop programs that implement common OO design patterns.
  • Develop programs that have graphical user interfaces.
  • Develop programs using Test-Driven-Development techniques.
  • Create and run a public HTTP API.
  • Use a modern integrated development environment and related tools to develop, package, and deploy applications.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

Object Oriented Programming (ACIT 2515) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Computer Information Technology
    Diploma Full-time


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