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COMP 1451 - Introduction to Software Development 2

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This hands-on intensive course continues on from and requires the object-oriented programming experience covered in COMP 1409. The language of example is Java, which is used to provide a solid foundation in current programming concepts and methodologies, with a focus on problem solving. Topics include: data abstraction, modularity, object-oriented programming concepts (encapsulation, inheritance, polymorphism), testing and debugging. Students will be prepared to understand more advanced courses in either procedural or object-oriented programming languages.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1409 with 70% or better.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$457.00

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are five offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 56495

Fri Jun 14 - Fri Jul 26 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 14 - Jul 26 Wed/Fri 14:30 - 17:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 310

Instructor

Jason Harrison

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$457.00

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. “Section is for Daytime students only” APPROVAL: Students must have attained at least 70% in COMP 1409. IMPORTANT INFO: COMP 1409 normally runs for 12 weeks. This compressed and intensive summer section meets twice per week for 6 weeks. Students must attend every lesson. Homework and assignments could exceed 30 hours per week. Please do not attempt any other course simultaneously. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. No class July 12.

CRN 55988

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jul 08 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 08 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 322

Instructor

Paul Mills

Course Outline

Cost

$457.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: Students should not attempt COMP 1409 plus COMP 1451 simultaneously. COMP 1451 is a continuation of COMP 1409 and entry requires a 70% pass in COMP 1409. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. Class in session April 22 (Easter Monday). No class on May 20 (Victoria Day) and July 1 (Canada Day).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 62461

Wed Apr 10 - Wed Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Paul Mills

Course Outline

Cost

$457.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: Students should not attempt COMP 1409 plus COMP 1451 simultaneously. COMP 1451 is a continuation of COMP 1409 and entry requires a 70% pass in COMP 1409. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 63978

Fri Apr 26 - Fri Jul 12 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 26 - Jul 12 Fri 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Rm. 382

Instructor

Rana Al-Sammarraie

Course Outline

Cost

$457.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: Students should not attempt COMP 1409 plus COMP 1451 simultaneously. COMP 1451 is a continuation of COMP 1409 and entry requires a 70% pass in COMP 1409. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 63449

Sat Apr 27 - Sat Jul 13 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jul 13 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 DTC Rm. 875

Instructor

Rana Al-Sammarraie

Course Outline

Cost

$457.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: Students should not attempt COMP 1409 plus COMP 1451 simultaneously. COMP 1451 is a continuation of COMP 1409 and entry requires a 70% pass in COMP 1409. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. Class in session May 18 (Victoria Day) and June 29 (Canada Day).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate skills in problem solving.
  • Demonstrate fundamental programming skills using conditionals and iteration.
  • Demonstrate object-oriented programming skills by designing and writing Java programs that use multiple interacting classes, inheritance and polymorphism.
  • Design robust, easily-maintained programs using Java.
  • Test and debug Java programs using a variety of testing techniques.
  • Prepare program documentation.
  • Be prepared to move on to higher level OO programming languages: Java, C# and C++.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

COMP 1451 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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